The Art of the Book: Medicine and the Evolving Understanding of the Body

HART-DanielWeitz.mp3
April 25, 2016

Daniel Weitz, an undergraduate in Professor Elizabeth Moodey’s spring 2016 Art of the Book class, was inspired by an artist’s book to learn more about medieval and modern medicine. Daniel made a video of the book Open Heart Surgery opening and closing and also interviewed the artist and a cardiac surgeon as part of his research. In this video, he talks about the book that inspired him and some of the things he learned about himself during the class.

Title

The Art of the Book: Medicine and the Evolving Understanding of the Body

Date

April 25, 2016

Description

Daniel Weitz, an undergraduate in Professor Elizabeth Moodey’s spring 2016 Art of the Book class, was inspired by an artist’s book to learn more about medieval and modern medicine. Daniel made a video of the book Open Heart Surgery opening and closing and also interviewed the artist and a cardiac surgeon as part of his research. In this video, he talks about the book that inspired him and some of the things he learned about himself during the class.

Language

English

Rights

Copyright

Format

1 audio clip

Source

Vanderbilt University

Files

HART-DanielWeitz.mp3

Citation

Weitz, Daniel and Vanderbilt University, “The Art of the Book: Medicine and the Evolving Understanding of the Body,” Gallery, accessed October 22, 2019, https://gallery.library.vanderbilt.edu/items/show/2578.