HSTM Upcoming Colloquia
For Spring 2019, lectures will be held on Fridays at 3:35 p.m. in 155 Nicholson Hall on the Minneapolis campus of the University of Minnesota (refreshments served at 3:15 p.m.)
"Einstein in Bohemia: Science and Prague before and after the Habsburgs"
Michael Gordin, History - Princeton University
"Five-Hundred Years of Plague in Ottoman History: Re-thinking the Second Pandemic"
Nükhet Varlık , History - Rutgers University
"Theaters of Machines: Breakage, Social Order, and the Lost Histories of the Technological Self"
Edward Jones-Imhotep, History - York University
"The Politics of Popular Physiology in Germany in the 1840s and 50s"
Lynn Nyhart, History - University of Wisconsin - Madison
Author Meets Reader: "Varieties of Continua: From Regions to Points and Back." Authors: Geoffrey Hellman and Stewart Shapiro. Readers: Øystein Linnebo and Gabriel Uzquiano
Being "One of the Boys": Manliness and Experimental Zoology in Boston
Jenna Tonn, History - Boston College
"Republic of Venus: Shopping for Venereal Cures in Early Modern London"
Olivia Weisser, History - University of Massachusetts
Idealization and Many Aims
Angela Potochnik, Philosophy - University of Cincinnati
"Pests, Parasites, Partners & Poisons: The Metaphors and Molecules that Frame Interspecies Interactions"
Rachel Mason Dentinger, Undergraduate Studies - University of Utah