The Cross-Cultural Women’s and gender History Consortium, co-sponsored with Women and Gender in the World Cluster present
Marissa Mika, University of California, Berkeley
What are techno-politics of radiotherapy? How do they shape the ethical and practical realities of cancer care today in one corner of the Global South? This talk examines a case study of a radiotherapy bunker at Mulago National Referral Hospital in Kampala, Uganda, which catered to 80% female patients. Using gender as a lens of analysis, this lecture investigates a regional history of cancer care.