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All talks are held in Bunche 5288 at 4pm unless otherwise noted.


April 2: Simone Polillo (Sociology, University of Virginia)
"How Markets Became Unpredictable"


April 9: Stephen Hilgartner (STS, Cornell University)
"Reordering Life: Knowledge and Control in the Genomics Revolution"


April 23: Stefano Gattei (Humanities and Social Sciences, Caltech)
"Kepler's Rudolphine Tables: The Hidden Message of the Engraved Frontispiece"


May 7: Robin Scheffler (STS, MIT)
"A Contagious Cause: The Search for Cancer Viruses and the Growth of American Biomedicine"


May 14: Dora Vargha (Medical Humanities, University of Exeter)
"Hungary, the Cold War and the making of socialist international health"


May 21: Antoine Lentacker (History, UC Riverside)
"Ontology of the Side Effect: Anecdote and Evidence in the Digital Age"


June 4: Jemma Lorenat (Mathematics, Pitzer College)
"Certain Modern Ideas: the History, Mathematics, and Philosophy of Charlotte Angas Scott (1858-1931)"