Tag Archives: facial difference

A Different Take on Staring

Is developmental prosopagnosia (DP) a disorder of face perception? This was the question posed by Dr Katie Fisher in a Psychology seminar at Swansea today. Dr Fisher’s research, conducted at Birkbeck, University of London’s Brain and Behaviour Lab explored both … Continue reading

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First Impressions Last….

Guest blogger and Effaced associate Michelle Webb (PhD project at Exeter: ‘As fowle a ladie as the smale pox could make her’: facial disfigurement in sixteenth and seventeenth century England) writes: On November 10th 2016 the Centre for eighteenth-century studies … Continue reading

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History and Bullying

This week is Anti-Bullying Week in UK schools, and our friends at Changing Faces have posted invaluable advice and guidance on challenging the culture of bullying here. Bullying is of course not a new phenomenon, and took place in some … Continue reading

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Paralympics and Changed Faces

The start of the 2016 Rio Paralympics reminds me of a comment made by James Partridge, CEO of Changing Faces on the impact of the previous games: ‘2012 did nothing for us’. His point was that whilst the increased media … Continue reading

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RIP David Bowie

face-changer extraordinaire….

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