Michael J. Clark (M.A., D.Phil. (Oxon.) is an Associate Member of the Centre forthe Humanities and Health, King’s College London, and of the U.C.L. China Centrefor Health and Humanity, University College London, and was formerly Head ofMedical Film and Audio at the Wellcome Library for the History and Understandingof Medicine, London. His main interests and published articles lie in the study of therepresentation and treatment of aspects of health care and health-related issues,biology and the history of medicine in contemporary and archival film and television,and of aspects of embodiment in modern Chinese cinema. Together with Dr.Catherine Crawford (University of Essex) he co-edited the collection Legal Medicinein History (Cambridge University Press, 1994).