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Winter 2020 Colloquium Schedule

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

 

February 3:   Lukas Rieppel, Brown University.

“Assembling the Dinosaur”

February 24:  Philip Lehmann, UC Riverside

“Polish Steppes and German Gardens: Climate Amelioration in the Generalplan Ost”

March 2:   Aro Velmet, University of Southern California

“Pasteur’s Empire: Bacteriology and Politics in France, Its Colonies, and the World”

March 16: Deborah Coen, Yale University

“Climate Change and the Enigma of Usable Knowledge”

 

Fall 2019 Colloquium Schedule

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

 

October 21: Sari Siegel, Cedars Sinai Program in History of Medicine and UCLA

“The Recruitment and Activities of Jewish Prisoner-Physicians During the Holocaust”

 

November 4: John Krige, Georgia Institute of Technology and Caltech

“Some Challenges of Writing Transnational History of Science and Technology”

 

Saturday, November 9: 2019 UC SoCal History of Science Graduate Seminar

BUNCHE 6275, HISTORY DEPT CONFERENCE ROOM

 

November 18:  Scottie Buehler, UCLA

“Religion and Ecclesiastical Practices of Midwifery Education in Eighteenth-century France”

 

November 25: Vivien Hamilton, Harvey Mudd College

“Competing Virtues of Measurement: Physics, Medicine and Quantification in Early X-ray Therapy”