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Departmental Seminars

Seminars are held on Thursdays from 3.30 to 5pm in Seminar Room 2. There is tea and coffee before the seminar at 3pm in Seminar Room 1, and there are refreshments afterwards at 5pm in Seminar Room 1.

Organised by Agnes Bolinska.

Michaelmas Term 2019

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31 October Elliott Sober (University of Wisconsin-Madison)
CRISPR gene-drive and the war against malaria – the evolutionary ABCs
7 November Raffaele Danna (History, Cambridge)
The adoption of Hindu-Arabic numerals in England and Italy, a comparative perspective (13th–16th centuries)
14 November Wesley Buckwalter (University of Manchester)
Science and the approximation account of knowledge
21 November Kärin Nickelsen (LMU Munich)
Cooperative division of cognitive labour: the social epistemology of photosynthesis research
28 November Bryan Roberts (LSE)
Directed theories of time and the conventionality of simultaneity

Lent Term 2020

16 January Ali Boyle (Trinity Hall, Cambridge)
23 January Milena Ivanova (HPS, Cambridge)
30 January Sabine Clarke (University of York)
6 February Miriam Solomon (Temple University)
13 February Wellcome Lecture: Sarah Richardson (Harvard University)
20 February Kristoffer Ahlstrom-Vij (Birkbeck, University of London)
27 February Andreas Daum (University at Buffalo)
5 March Noemi Tousignant (UCL)

Easter Term 2020

23 April Michela Massimi (University of Edinburgh)
30 April Henrice Altink (University of York)
7 May Axel Gelfert (TU Berlin)
21 May Jim Bennett (University of Oxford)