Events

Events in history of science, technology and medicine at or near member institutions or within 75 miles of Philadelphia

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August 3, 2015

Julie Sze, UC Davis

Noxious New York - Race, Class and Garbage

New York Academy of Medicine

September 10, 2015

2015 Introductory Symposium

Consortium for HSTM

October 23, 2015

Carolyn Roberts, Harvard University / Consortium for HSTM

The Mortar, the Pestle, and the Slave Trade: British Pharmacy and Slave Trading in the Eighteenth Century

American Philosophical Society; McNeil Center for Early American Studies; Consortium for HSTM

October 29, 2015

Heidi Voskuhl, University of Pennsylvania

TBA

Wagner Free Institute of Science; Consortium for HSTM

December 3, 2015

Kapil Raj, Centre Alexandre-Koyré, EHESS

TBA

University of Pennsylvania, Consortium for HSTM

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Etienne Pariset, Observations. From the exhibit Web of Healing. Image courtesy of The College of Physicians.

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Working Groups

April 13, 2015

Meeting

September 15, 2015

Technology

TBA

September 16, 2015

Human Sciences

TBA

September 18, 2015

Medicine and Health

TBA

October 1, 2015

Biological Sciences

We will start the year by discussing Marwa Elshakry’s Reading Darwin in Arabic, 1860-1950 (University of Chicago Press, 2014). Participants are asked to obtain a copy of the book on their own.

October 2, 2015

Earth and Environmental Sciences

TBA

October 6, 2015

History and Theory

TBA

October 7, 2015

Physical Sciences

TBA

October 8, 2015

Early Sciences

TBA

October 9, 2015

Science Beyond the West

The group welcomes Dimitri Gutas of Yale University and Floris Cohen of Utrecht University as guest participants. Gutas will comment on Cohen's How Modern Science Came Into the World: Four Civilizations, One 17th-Century Breakthrough (Amsterdam University Press, 2011). Cohen will reply, and then the group will discuss.

October 14, 2015

History and Philosophy of Science

TBA