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Ann Waltner and Jacqueline Schwab in Conversation

April 25, 2017IASEvents0

Ann Waltner and Jacqueline Schwab in Conversation Tuesday, April 25, 2017 at 4:00pm 1210 Heller Hall Free and open to the public Ann Waltner discusses creativity and collaboration with Jacqueline Schwab. They will talk about Schwab’s collaborations with Ken Burns, her work with the durable (and fabulous) band Bare Necessities, and the ways in which […]

Environmental Humanities on the Schuylkill River

Environmental Humanities on the Schuylkill River: From Botanical Garden and Oil Refinery to DataRefuge Thursday, March 9, 2017, at 3:30pm Crosby Seminar Room, 240 Northrop Free and open to the public Download: audio, 360p, or 1080p. Bethany Wiggin is the Founding Director of the Penn Program in Environmental Humanities. Her research interests lie in the […]

The Inconvenient Civilization: Why we still can’t get “Byzantium” right

November 10, 2016IASEvents, IAS Thursdays0

The Inconvenient Civilization: Why we still can’t get “Byzantium” right Thursday, November 10, 2016, at 3:30pm Crosby Seminar Room, 240 Northrop Free and open to the public Image: Delacroix, Entry of the Crusaders in Constantinople At a time when historical research is emphasizing the interconnections of global history, Byzantium – the continuation of the Roman […]

“Newes from the Dead”: an unnatural moment in the history of Natural Philosophy. April 21, 2016

“Newes from the Dead”: an unnatural moment in the history of Natural Philosophy Thursday, April 21, 2016, at 4:00pm Crosby Seminar Room, 240 Northrop Free and open to the public Download: audio, small video, or original. In 1650 Oxford is in the midst of the Bloody civil war, in which divine and secular authority are […]

Origins & continuities in writing the history of science: Ahmed Ragab, Oct. 15, 2015

In the search of a good story: Origins and continuities in writing the history of science Thursday, October 15, 2015 at 4:00pm Crosby Seminar Room, 2nd Floor East Side, 240 Northrop Free and open to the public Download: small video, audio, or original. Ahmed Ragab is the Richard T. Watson Assistant Professor of Science and […]

Missionary Encounters. May 27-29, 2015

Missionary Encounters in the Early Modern World ***Registration Required: Register here*** May 27-29, 2015 1210 Heller Hall, except where noted.   Wednesday, May 27 4:30 Welcome Katharine Gerbner (University of Minnesota) 4:45 Keynote Michelle Molina (Northwestern University) Moderator: Jeanne Kilde (University of Minnesota) Thursday, May 28 9-10:30 Panel 1: Mission Ideals and Missionary Archives Benjamin […]

Beyond the Modernist Understanding of Consciousness. Thursdays at Four, February 26, 2015.

Beyond the Modernist Understanding of Consciousness Thursday, February 26, 2015, at 4:00pm Northrop — Crosby Seminar Room (240) Roundtable with Matthew Chafee, Neuroscience; Jan Estep, Art; Nicole Scott, Cognitive Science; and Daniel Lord Smail, Harvard, History Moderated by Apostolos Georgopoulos, Neuroscience and JB Shank, History Download: audio, small video, or original. Download: audio, small video, […]