CFP (Dis)Entangling Darwin: Cross-Disciplinary Reflections on the Man and his Legacy
|Call for Papers Deadline:||2009-10-15|
|2009 marks the bicentenary of Charles Darwin’s birth (12 February 1809) and the 150th anniversary of the publication of his groundbreaking On the Origin of Species (24 November 1859). The University of Porto CETAPS (Centre for English, Translation and Anglo-Portuguese Studies) is holding a special conference to honour Charles Darwin’s enduring legacy, and examine how his ideas remain central to contemporary research, within and beyond the biological sciences, echoing the global celebrations of his life and work, and his impact across the disciplines.
David Amigoni (Keele University, UK) http://www.keele.ac.uk/depts/en/staff/d_amigoni.html
John Van Wyhe (Cambridge University, UK) http://darwin-online.org.uk/people/van_wyhe.html
Special Guest Speakers:
Ana Leonor Pereira – Historian. History and Sociology of Science and Culture/Specialist in the History of Darwinism in Portugal (UC).
Sara Graça da Silva