AAH New Voices 2011
Madness and Revolt
25 November 2011
University of Edinburgh
'Quite apart from stressing the perfectly inspired nature of the expressions of certain madmen, to the extent that we are able to appreciate them, we affirm the absolute legitimacy of their conception of reality, and of any action resulting from it.'
--Letter to the Head Doctors of Insane Asylums,
La Révolution surréaliste. No.3. April 1925
Keynote Speaker: Dr Sabine Wieber, University of Glasgow