Hektoen International

A Journal of Medical Humanities

Tag: scousers

  • Liverpool before the Beatles

    George DuneaChicago, Illinois, United States In the winter of 1962-1963 I spent a few months working as locum registrar in several hospitals in Liverpool. It was a cosmopolitan city inhabited by people of many origins but predominantly by the descendants of those who had escaped the horrors of the Irish potato famine, who characteristically dined…