Lily Xiaolei Huang

Visiting Predoctoral Fellow
Visiting Predoctoral Fellows are candidates for a doctorate at an accredited university who are externally financed by the home university or other fellowship.
Department II
MA, Doctoral Candidate, University of Chicago
September 1, 2016 to December 31, 2016

Lily Xiaolei Huang is a Graduate Student at the University of Chicago. Her dissertation is entitled “Metaphor and Metaphysic: Henri Bergson's Dream of Motion in Fin-de-Siècle France.” This is also the topic of her project at the MPIWG. In 2016 she was awarded the Fishbein Fellowship, from the Morris Fishbein Center for the History of Science and Medicine. Lily has also taught the course “How to Observe Alien Animals” at the University of Chicago.


Max Planck Institute for the History of Science 
Boltzmannstraße 22 
14195 Berlin