Events

April 2014

  • 23.4.2014 | Seminar Series Twentieth Century Histories of Knowledge About Human Variation

    The Greenberg Controversy: Studying Language and Prehistory in the Americas

    Organizers MPIWG, RG “Twentieth Century Histories of Knowledge About Human Variation”
    Address Max Planck Institute for the History of Science, Villa, Harnackstraße 5, 14195 Berlin, Room 005
    Presenter Judith Kaplan (MPIWG)
    Time 11:00
    Contact/Link
  • 24.4.2014 | Seminar Series Twentieth Century Histories of Knowledge About Human Variation

    Doomed to Die: Endangered Races, Science and Modern Settler Colonialism

    Organizers MPIWG, RG “Twentieth Century Histories of Knowledge About Human Variation”
    Address Max Planck Institute for the History of Science, Villa, Harnackstraße 5, 14195 Berlin, Room 005
    Presenter Sadiah Qureshi (University of Birmingham)
    Time 14:00
    Contact/Link
  • 29.4.2014 | Colloquium Research Group “Modern Geometry and the Concept of Space”

    Geometrizing World Images. How Geometry Shaped R.J. Boscovich’s Natural Philosophy

    Organizers Vincenzo de Risi
    Address Max Planck Institute for the History of Science, Boltzmannstraße 22, 14195 Berlin
    Presenter Luca Guzzardi (Università di Pavia)
    Time 15:00
    Contact/Link

May 2014

  • 5.5.2014 | Colloquium “Art and Knowledge in Pre-Modern Europe”

    Modeling, Experimenting, Conserving – Different Uses of Wax in Early Modern Anatomy

    Organizers MPIWG, Max Planck Research Group “Art and Knowledge in Pre-Modern Europe”
    Address MPIWG Villa, Harnackstraße 5, 14195 Berlin (Seminarraum)
    Presenter Jenny Boulboullé (MPIWG, University of Amsterdam)
    Time 16:00
    Contact/Link
  • 6.5.2014 | Colloquium Research Group “Modern Geometry and the Concept of Space”

    Frege’s Grundlagen §64 and the Mathematical Practice of Definitions by Abstraction in the Nineteenth Century

    Organizers Vincenzo de Risi
    Address Max Planck Institute for the History of Science, Boltzmannstraße 22, 14195 Berlin
    Presenter Paolo Mancosu (University of California, Berkeley)
    Time 15:00
    Contact/Link
  • 13.5.2014 | Colloquium Research Group “Modern Geometry and the Concept of Space”

    On the Early History of Subterranean Geometry. Elements of Context and Possible Influences

    Organizers Vincenzo de Risi
    Address Max Planck Institute for the History of Science, Boltzmannstraße 22, 14195 Berlin
    Presenter Thomas Morel (Technische Universität Berlin)
    Time 15:00
    Contact/Link
  • 20.5.2014 | Institute's Colloquium

    Secundum Quid and Contingentia: Scholastic Concepts in Early Modern Physics

    Organizers MPIWG, organised by David Sepkoski and Elaine Leong
    Address Max Planck Institute for the History of Science, Boltzmannstraße 22, 14195 Berlin
    Presenter Pietro Omodeo (MPIWG)
    Time 15:00
    Contact/Link
  • 28.5.2014 | Colloquium Research Group “Modern Geometry and the Concept of Space”

    On Euler’s Spherical Geometry

    Organizers Vincenzo de Risi
    Address Max Planck Institute for the History of Science, Boltzmannstraße 22, 14195 Berlin
    Presenter Athanase Papadopoulos (Université de Strasbourg)
    Time 15:00
    Contact/Link

June 2014

  • 2.6.2014 | Predoc Conference

    Land Ahoy!

    Organizers MPIWG, Department I
    Address Max Planck Institute for the History of Science, Boltzmannstraße 22, 14195 Berlin
    Presenter Paul Stefan Trzeciok, Anna Jerratsch, Rodolfo Garau, Hajime Inaba, Marta Jordi Taltavull, Martin Jähnert, Anna Perlina, Martin Fechner
    Time 9:00
    Contact/Link
  • 10.6.2014 | Institute's Colloquium

    Leibniz Editions and Narrative Repetition in the History of Science

    Organizers MPIWG, organised by David Sepkoski and Elaine Leong
    Address Max Planck Institute for the History of Science, Boltzmannstraße 22, 14195 Berlin
    Presenter Andre Wakefield (Pitzer College and MPIWG)
    Time 15:00
    Contact/Link
  • 23.6.2014 | Colloquium “Art and Knowledge in Pre-Modern Europe”

    Giuseppe Salviati‘s Libro Dei Suoni: Painting and Knowledge in Late Renaissance Venice

    Organizers MPIWG, Max Planck Research Group “Art and Knowledge in Pre-Modern Europe”
    Address MPIWG Villa, Harnackstraße 5, 14195 Berlin (Seminarraum)
    Presenter Mattia Biffis (Casva, Washington DC)
    Time 16:00
    Contact/Link

July 2014

  • 4.7.2014 | Scholars’ Forum

    9th Scholars’ Forum Literature and History of Science

    Organizers Max Planck Institute for the History of Science
    Address Max Planck Institute for the History of Science, Boltzmannstraße 22, 14195 Berlin
    Notes For more information and registration, please contact Antje Gebhardt or Lorenz Becker.
    Time 10:00
    Contact/Link

September 2014

  • 19.9. - 20.9.2014 | Workshop

    Reading How-To

    Organizers Sven Dupré (MPIWG), Elaine Leong (MPIWG), Doris Oltrogge (CICS)
    Address Max Planck Institute for the History of Science, Boltzmannstraße 22, 14195 Berlin
    Notes It is possible to observe the workshop, but space is limited, if you wish to attend please contact officedupré.
    Contact/Link

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