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Upcoming Events for Spring 2017



March 31 (Friday) at Noon

Brown Bag: Paul Robbins, Nelson Institute
“Colonial Forest Legacies: From taux de boisement to the National Mission for a Green India.”

Location: 204 Bradley Memorial
April 7 (Friday) at Noon

Brown Bag: Wilko Hardenberg, Max Planck Institute for the History of Science in Berlin
“The Level of the Sea: Historicizing a Baseline.”

Location: 204 Bradley Memorial
April 7 (Friday) at 3:45 pm

Colloquium: Diego Armus, Associate Professor of History, Swarthmore College
“Continuity and Change in the History of a Modern Habit: Smoking in Buenos Aires.” (event poster)

Location: 976 Memorial Library (Special Collections)

Co-Sponsored by the Department of Medical History and Bioethics, the Department of the History of Science, and the Latin American, Caribbean and Iberian Studies Program. Funding courtesy of the Anonymous Fund, Kemper K Knapp Bequest Fund, and Lectures Committee General Fund. Free and open to the public.
April 14 (Friday) at Noon

Brown Bag: Irene Toro Martinez, History of Science
Title: TBA

Location: 204 Bradley Memorial
April 21 (Friday) at Noon

Brown Bag: Daniel Liu, Post-Doctoral Fellow, Bio-Humanities Research Group, Illinois Program for Research in the Humanities, University of Illinois
“What are the ‘Biohumanities’? How to be an Historian of Science, Medicine, and Technology in an Interdisciplinary World.”

Location: 204 Bradley Memorial

Brown Bag talks occur at Noon on Fridays and usually take place in the Bradley Seminar Room, Room 204 in the Bradley Memorial Building. Occasionally some Brown Bags are held in Union South - the room will be advertised when known, or look at the TITU/Today in the Union schedule on the day concerned; see specific event entry for atypical location details.

Colloquia are usually held on Fridays at 3:45 pm in Memorial Library Special Collections. See event entry for specific location. Refreshments at 3:30 pm.

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