Sensory Intoxication: Getting Drunk from Oxford to Iran
Between medieval Oxford and modern Iran, Sian and Jonathan will walk you through how drunkenness and intoxication play a big role in the visual culture of the senses and our understandings of how the body interacts with the outside world.
Date: 9 May 2019, 12:30 (Thursday, 2nd week, Trinity 2019)
Venue: Ashmolean Museum, Beaumont Street OX1 2PH
Venue Details: Floor 2, Gallery 41
Speakers: Sian Witherden (English), Jonathan Lawrence (Oriental Institute)
Organising department: Ashmolean Museum
Part of: Ashmolean Museum Gallery Talks - Talking Sense
Booking required?: Not required
Cost: Free
Audience: Public
Editor: Laura Spence