Upcoming Events

2021

RECENT PAST EVENTS

2021

Thursday,
June 3

Manuscript Workshop: “Organa and the Organism”

Sylvia Berryman (University of British Columbia), Claire Bubb (New York University), Maria Gerolemou (University of Exeter), Daryn Lehoux (Queen’s University), Colin Webster (UC Davis)

Friday,
May 28

Engines of Division: Land, Labor, and Perpetual Motion in the Mid-Seventeenth Century English Atlantic

Ted McCormick (Concordia University)

Friday,
May 14

The Poison Trials: Wonder Drugs, Experiment, and the Battle for Authority in Renaissance Science

Alisha Rankin (Tufts University)

Thursday,        April 22

Re-orienting Ancient Medicine Courses

Aileen Das (University of Michigan) and Jay Crisostomo (University of Michigan)

Wednesday, January 13

Singing Nature’s Secrets: Michael Maier’s Atalanta fugiens (1618) and Furnace and Fugue (2020)

Tara Nummedal (History, Brown University)

2020

Thursday,          November 19

Writing the Plague: How Roman Disease Infected Literature”

A conversation with Hunter Gardner (Classics, University of South Carolina) and Caroline Wazer (Lapham’s Quarterly)

Thursday, February 6

The Blue King and the Power of Water in Geoffrey Chaucer’s The Book of the Duchess

Brantley Bryant, English, Sonoma State University