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Winter 2019 COLLOQUIUM SCHEDULE 

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

 

January 17: NOTE CHANGE IN DAY OF WEEK AND LOCATION!

Co-sponsored by Institute for Society and Genetics

Etienne Benson, University of Pennsylvania  

“Data-Intensive Ecology and the New Biopolitics of Animal Conservation”

Location:  History Department Reading Room (6265 Bunche)

 

 

 January 28: Amy Woodson-Boulton, Loyola Marymount 

“Totemism, ‘Invertebrate Creeds,’ and History as Cultural Evolution: Anthropology and the Victorian Search for a Grand Narrative”

 

 

February 11: Michael Osman, UCLA Architecture and Urban Design

“Modernism’s Visible Hand: Architecture and Regulation in America”

https://www.jstor.org/stable/10.5749/j.ctt22rbjxn

 

 

February 25: Seth LeJacq, Huntington Library and Duke University 

“Venereal Disease and Sexual Forensics in Eighteenth-Century Britain”

 

 

March 4: Book Event: Presentation and Celebration of Theodore Porter, Genetics in the Madhouse: The Unknown History of Human Heredity  (Princeton Univ. Press, 2018)

Discussants:  Soraya de Chadarevian (UCLA) and Chris Kelty (UCLA, ISG)