War and Impairment Day Conference

Held on 6 December 2014, at Student Central, London


Neil Faulkner – Industrialised slaughter: how the world went mad in 1914


Roddy Slorach – A Brief History of Disabled War Veterans


Emmeline Burdett – The Portrayal of the Disabled Soldier in Wilfred Owen’s poem Disabled


Kate Macdonald – Seeing Disability in British First World War popular culture


Pieter Verstraete – Commemorating the disabled soldier – tales from the unknown


Richard Rieser – The Social Impact of Impairment and War in the Majority World