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Conferences, Symposia & Workshops

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Faking It: Forgery and Fabrication in Late Medieval and Early Modern Culture (August 2019)

The University of Gothenburg, Sweden, 15-17th August 2019 What is real and what is fake? And why does it matter? As soon as objects, texts and utterances (be they pragmatic or artistic) become imbued with a sense of authority or authenticity, there is a potential to produce other objects, texts and utterances which mimic and [...]

By | 2018-10-01T20:49:38+00:00 October 1st, 2018|Conferences, Symposia & Workshops, News|Comments Off on Faking It: Forgery and Fabrication in Late Medieval and Early Modern Culture (August 2019)

Registration Open: HSTM Network Ireland Conference

Call for registration Annual History of Science, Technology and Medicine (HSTM) Network Ireland Conference. 26-27 October 2018 – Queen’s University Belfast (QUB), School of Natural and Built Environment (SNBE).   The HSTM Network Ireland cordially invites all interested individuals to attend its 4th annual conference, supported by the Culture and Society research cluster of the [...]

By | 2018-10-01T20:49:21+00:00 September 24th, 2018|Conferences, Symposia & Workshops, News|Comments Off on Registration Open: HSTM Network Ireland Conference

BSHS Postgraduate Conference 2019: CFA

Call for Abstracts British Society for the History of Science Postgraduate Conference 2019 Deadline: 9 November 2018 Location: Department of History and Philosophy of Science, University of Cambridge Dates: 10–12 April 2019 Keynote speaker: Dr Sujit Sivasundaram The Department of History and Philosophy of Science (HPS), University of Cambridge, will be hosting the annual British Society for the History [...]

By | 2018-08-22T08:44:20+00:00 August 22nd, 2018|BSHS Announcements, Conferences, Symposia & Workshops, News|Comments Off on BSHS Postgraduate Conference 2019: CFA

Science and the First World War: the aftermath

Booking is now open for this one-day conference at the Royal Society on Thursday 13 September 2018. The conference is the third and final event in a series organised by the Leopoldina Academy, the Académie des Sciences and the Royal Society. This London event, in partnership with the British Society for the History of Science, has [...]

By | 2018-10-12T15:42:12+00:00 July 16th, 2018|Conferences, Symposia & Workshops, News|Comments Off on Science and the First World War: the aftermath

Booking now open: ‘Science and the First World War: the aftermath’, Royal Society, 13 September 2018

Booking is now open for this one-day conference at the Royal Society on Thursday 13 September 2018. The conference is the third and final event in a series organised by the Leopoldina Academy, the Académie des Sciences and the Royal Society. This London event, in partnership with the British Society for the History of Science, [...]

By | 2018-10-12T15:43:59+00:00 June 16th, 2018|Conferences, Symposia & Workshops, News|Comments Off on Booking now open: ‘Science and the First World War: the aftermath’, Royal Society, 13 September 2018

Bursaries for 2018 ESHS meeting

The DHST Historical Commission on Science, Technology and Diplomacy has three bursaries available to support travel and attendance of participants at the ESHS meeting in London this September. These awards will be of $500 (US Dollars). If there are more than three candidates, a selection in conferring the award will be made on the following basis: Career [...]

By | 2018-10-12T15:45:02+00:00 June 16th, 2018|Conferences, Symposia & Workshops, Grants, News|Comments Off on Bursaries for 2018 ESHS meeting

History of Science, Technology and Medicine (HSTM) Network Ireland

Annual conference, 26-27 October 2018 Keynote: Professor Nick Hopwood (University of Cambridge) on a visual history of embryos, tentatively titled 'Why you expect embryos when you're expecting.' Hosted at: The School of Natural and Built Environment, Queen's University Belfast. Call for Papers/Panels: For its upcoming conference, the HSTM Network invites proposals on all topics in [...]

By | 2018-10-12T15:44:42+00:00 June 16th, 2018|Conferences, Symposia & Workshops, News|Comments Off on History of Science, Technology and Medicine (HSTM) Network Ireland

Programme and Registration for Workshop: Self-Fashioning Scientific Identities in the Long Nineteenth Century

University of Leicester, 15th June 2018, Charles Wilson Building 408 09:30-18:30 Keynote: Dr Patricia Fara, University of Cambridge At the beginning of the nineteenth century, there was no such thing as a scientist. While professional careers in science were gradually formalised, many scientific practitioners aspired to none at all. Lacking blueprints to guide their behaviour, [...]

By | 2018-10-12T15:48:26+00:00 May 10th, 2018|Conferences, Symposia & Workshops, News|Comments Off on Programme and Registration for Workshop: Self-Fashioning Scientific Identities in the Long Nineteenth Century

Open Meeting on the History of Physics

The History of Physics Group will hold its first Open Meeting in London on Thursday 27 September 2018. The organising committee will be pleased to receive abstracts of no more than 500 words for 20 minute oral presentations or presentations by poster on any subject related to the history of physics. Submissions from students and [...]

By | 2018-10-12T15:52:32+00:00 April 11th, 2018|Conferences, Symposia & Workshops, News|Comments Off on Open Meeting on the History of Physics

Workshop: Narrative Science and its Visual Practices (19th April 2018)

As part of the ERC-funded Narrative Science project we are hosting a one-day workshop focused on the intersection of visual practice and narrative in science. The workshop will take place at the London School of Economics and Political Science, on 19th April. Science abounds with visual materials: exemplary objects, 3D models, photos, diagrams, maps, graphs. [...]

By | 2018-10-12T15:53:54+00:00 March 26th, 2018|Conferences, Symposia & Workshops, News|Comments Off on Workshop: Narrative Science and its Visual Practices (19th April 2018)