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Department of History and Philosophy of Science


Seminars, supported by Wellcome, are on Tuesdays from 5.00 to 6.30pm unless otherwise stated. All welcome!


Early Science and Medicine

Organised by Dániel Margócsy, Carolin Schmitz, Sebestian Kroupa and Christoffer Basse Eriksen.

10 May Nader El-Bizri (American University of Beirut)
Alhazen's Perspectiva legacy in science and art
Arts School Lecture Theatre A and Zoom
Register to attend (in person or online)


History of Modern Medicine and Biology

Organised by Salim Al-Gailani, Mary Brazelton and Helen Curry.

No seminars in Easter Term.


Generation to Reproduction

Organised by Staffan Müller-Wille and Dániel Margócsy.

24 May Kathryn Renton (UCLA)
A political ecology of horse breeding in early modern Spain and Spanish colonial America
Register to attend online