Understanding social identities, cultural imaginaries and political agendas in the history of electricity and electrification

Type: 
Workshop
Date: 
September 24, 2020
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
History of Science, Medicine, and Technology, Environmental History / Studies, Social Sciences
The Electrical History Research Group (CHPS - University of Leeds) announces its first online research workshop. Established in 2018 by a group of researchers at the University of Leeds and Leeds Trinity University with interests in histories of electricity in varied historical contexts, the Electrical History Research Group hosts monthly virtual reading groups, discussing new and established scholarship on electrical histories.

Online Presentation—Adam Rathge, Cannabis Cures: Medical Jurisprudence and the Origins of the War on Drugs; June 18, 2020, Kremers Seminar in the History of Pharmacy & Drugs

Type: 
Lecture
Date: 
June 18, 2020
Subject Fields: 
History of Science, Medicine, and Technology, American History / Studies, Health and Health Care, Law and Legal History, Public Health

The American Institute of the History of Pharmacy and the University of Wisconsin–Madison School of Pharmacy are pleased to announce the inaugural Edward Kremers Seminar in the History of Pharmacy & Drugs. The 2020 Summer “Kreminar” will explore the theme of Cannabis, and the fourth presentation will be by Dr. Adam Rathge speaking about, "Cannabis Cures: Medical Jurisprudence and the Origins of the War on Drugs." Dr.

CfS FHHS Dissertation Prize - submit by 1 July 2020

Type: 
Prize
Date: 
July 1, 2020
Subject Fields: 
History of Science, Medicine, and Technology

The Forum for the History of the Human Science is accepting applications for its dissertation prize. 

We warmly invite submissions on any topic or method related to the human sciences, broadly construed. 

Dissertations defended in the previous three years are eligible. 

Send your dissertation to Ellen Herman. eherman@uoregon.edu

 

Details are available at

http://fhhs.org/awards/

International Symposium | The testimony of History: to live and overcome the epidemic in the present

Type: 
Symposium
Date: 
June 18, 2020 to June 19, 2020
Subject Fields: 
Early Modern History and Period Studies, Health and Health Care, History of Science, Medicine, and Technology, Medieval and Byzantine History / Studies, Public Health

International Symposium
THE TESTIMONY OF HISTORY: TO LIVE AND OVERCOME THE EPIDEMIC IN THE PRESENT

June 18-19, 5:30-7:00 p.m. (Lisbon time)

WEBINAR: Patents on Life: Diamond v. Chakrabarty at 40 (June 17, 1pm EDT)

Type: 
Lecture
Date: 
June 17, 2020
Location: 
District Of Columbia, United States
Subject Fields: 
Business History / Studies, Environmental History / Studies, History of Science, Medicine, and Technology, Law and Legal History, American History / Studies

 

WEBINAR: Patents on Life: Diamond v. Chakrabarty at 40 (June 17, 1pm EDT)

Wednesday, June 17, 2020, 1:00 – 2:30 PM (EDT)

This webinar is free and open to the public. No advance registration is required.

CLICK HERE TO JOIN THE LIVE WEBINAR: https://gmu.webex.com/gmu/onstage/g.php?MTID=edc57918cd80a86c10aa42962ce340089

 

Agricultural History Society 2021 Conference -- Challenging Crops and Climates

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
June 2, 2021 to June 5, 2021
Location: 
New Mexico, United States
Subject Fields: 
History of Science, Medicine, and Technology, Rural History / Studies, Environmental History / Studies, Local History

Agricultural History Society

Las Cruces, New Mexico

June 2-5, 2021

Challenging Crops and Climates 

CFP: "Scandalous Profession(al)s: Sovereignty, Agency, and Secrecy" (a panel for SAMLA 2020)

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
July 21, 2020
Subject Fields: 
Cultural History / Studies, History of Science, Medicine, and Technology, Humanities, Literature, Teaching and Learning

 

This panel welcomes proposals for papers or projects addressing any aspect of professional sovereignty, authority, or secrecy within or between professions. We invite conversations about the functions or representations of sovereignty, authority, or secrecy within any genre of Literature.

Open Theology: Phenomenology of Religious Experience V: (Ir)Rationality and Religiosity During Pandemics

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
September 1, 2020 to March 31, 2021
Subject Fields: 
History of Science, Medicine, and Technology, Humanities, Medieval and Byzantine History / Studies, Philosophy, Religious Studies and Theology

 

Online Presentation—Emily Dufton, Grass Roots: A History of Marijuana's Ups and Downs in America; June 11, 2020, Kremers Seminar in the History of Pharmacy & Drugs

Type: 
Lecture
Date: 
June 11, 2020
Subject Fields: 
History of Science, Medicine, and Technology, American History / Studies, Health and Health Care, Law and Legal History, Public Health

The American Institute of the History of Pharmacy and the University of Wisconsin–Madison School of Pharmacy are pleased to announce the inaugural Edward Kremers Seminar in the History of Pharmacy & Drugs. The 2020 Summer “Kreminar” will explore the theme of Cannabis, and the third presentation will be by Dr. Emily Dufton speaking about, "Grassroots: A History of Marijuana’s Ups and Downs in America." Dr.

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