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From sanctuary to snake pit: the rise and fall of asylums

作者:禄瘴饭    发布时间:2019-03-01 04:16:00    

By Jessica Griggs Most people associate the word “asylum” with squalor and brutality – an impression strengthened by portrayals in books and films like One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest – but they were originally designed to be places of sanctuary. Christopher Payne visited and photographed 70 such institutions across the US for his book Asylum: Inside the closed world of state mental hospitals, which documents how their fall from grace reflects changing attitudes to mental illness Gallery: From sanctuary to snake pit: the rise and fall of asylums More on these topics:

 

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