UCL STS Departmental Seminars, Term 1 (Autumn 2009)

26 October    Katie Kendig (UCL STS Teaching Fellow)

‘Piecing together biological kinds: an historico-ecological concept of species’

Wednesday 11 November ** 13th Annual Robert Grant Lecture **

James Moore (Open University)

‘Darwin’s Progress and the Problem of Slavery’

(Location: Darwin lecture theatre, at 5pm)

A Grant Museum of Zoology event, co-sponsored by STS.

16 November   Josipa Petrunic (UCL STS Research Fellow)

‘Sociology of science and 19th century mathematics’

30 November   Angelo Cei (Leeds University, and UCL STS Teaching Fellow)

‘Structural Realism: a case study based on the Lorentz Theory of Electron’

14 December   Chiara Ambrosio (UCL STS Teaching Fellow)

‘Toward a Philosophical History of Representative Practices, 1880-1914’

Unless otherwise stated, seminars start at 5pm and take place in Room G.3, Department of Science and Technology Studies (STS), 22 Gordon Square, UCL, London, WC1E 6BT