HSTM Upcoming Colloquia

For Fall 2018, lectures will be held on Fridays at 3:35 p.m. in 275 Nicholson Hall on the Minneapolis campus of the University of Minnesota (refreshments served at 3:15 p.m.)

Lectures are held on Fridays at 3:35 p.m. in 275 Nicholson Hall on the Minneapolis campus of the University of Minnesota (refreshments served at 3:25 p.m.)

Deirdre Cooper Owens
"Exploring Hapticity, Slavery and the Emergence of American Gynecology"
Deirdre Cooper Owens, Department of History - Queens College, CUNY
"Epigenetics is 76 years old, so why are you just now hearing about it?"
Erik Peterson, Department of History - University of Alabama
"The Homelands of the Plague: Soviet Disease Ecology in Central Asia, 1920s–1950s"
Susan Jones, Program in History of Science; Department of Ecology, Evolution & Behavior - University of Minnesota
"Mechanical Quackery: Electrical Cures for Deafness in the United States, 1880-1930"
Jaipreet Virdi, Department of History - University of Delaware
"Margaret Cavendish’s Medical Recipes: Medicine, Experience, and Natural Philosophy in Early Modern England"
Benjamin Goldberg , Department of Humanities and Cultural Studies - University of South Florida
"Henry Wemyss Feilden, naturalist on HMS Alert: Science and the British Arctic Expedition 1875-76"
Trevor Levere, Institute for the History and Philosophy of Science and Technology - University of Toronto
"El Principio Sacarino: Organic Chemistry Meets Racial Capitalism in the Cuban Sugar-Mill"
Daniel Rood, Department of History - University of Georgia
"The intersection of Social Values and Methods in Attributing Climate Change to Extreme Events: A Controversy"
Elisabeth Lloyd, History and Philosophy of Science and Medicine - Indiana University Bloomington
"From the Old to the New World of Nuclear Physics, 1919–1939"
Roger Stuewer, History of Science and Technology Department - University of Minnesota