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Announcing a new MA degree in

Literature, Medicine and Culture

at The University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill


Beginning Fall, 2014, in collaboration with faculty from
The School of Medicine
The School of Social Work
The School of Journalism and Mass Communications
The Departments of:
Social Medicine,
Philosophy and
Romance Languages,
The Center for Bioethics,

The Department of English and Comparative Literature will enroll candidates for the MA in Literature, Medicine and Culture.

This thirty-hour curriculum will offer candidates a theoretical, topical and practical grounding in interdisciplinary studies of medicine. Faculty from Arts and Sciences will co-teach with clinicians from the School of Medicine in a diverse range of offerings drawn from fields across the University. Candidates will also have opportunities for fieldwork in a 700-bed teaching hospital and satellite clinics.

Applications accepted beginning October 21, 2013
Deadline: December 17, 2013.

For details see: