2nd Annual Symposium The Arts in Palliative Care ‘(un)learning for uncertain times’

20 October 2021

Co-organised by St Columba’s Hospice Care and Queen Margaret University
This year’s symposium brings together arts therapists, community artists and other arts practitioners and scholars to reflect on their learning and their unlearning as they navigate through the ongoing uncertainties of the Covid-19 pandemic. This includes a critical consideration of the impact of uncertainty on creative work with individuals and communities in relation to death, dying and loss.
Co-organised by St Columba’s Hospice Care and Queen Margaret University
This year’s symposium brings together arts therapists, community artists and other arts practitioners and scholars to reflect on their learning and their unlearning as they navigate through the ongoing uncertainties of the Covid-19 pandemic. This includes a critical consideration of the impact of uncertainty on creative work with individuals and communities in relation to death, dying and loss.

The symposium will include spoken paper presentations and dialogues, live performances and experiential workshops. Participants will have the opportunity to participate in conversations and to network, as well as to access ‘In the making’; an online gallery of creative arts processes and products.

The symposium is a free, online event but registration is necessary. Places are limited to 100 and will be given on a first come, first served basis.
The symposium will include spoken paper presentations and dialogues, live performances and experiential workshops. Participants will have the opportunity to participate in conversations and to network, as well as to access ‘In the making’; an online gallery of creative arts processes and products.

The symposium is a free, online event but registration is necessary. Places are limited to 100 and will be given on a first come, first served basis.

 

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