School of History, Classics & Archaeology

History of Science, Medicine and Technology Group seminars

The History of Science, Medicine and Technology Group seminars take place throughout the academic year and are open to all.

eminar description

This research group organises a seminar series  about the history of science, medicine and technology. We also have a seminar series in the history of medicine, in collaboration with the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh, and you can find details on their seminar webpage 

Time and location

Please check below for times and locations.

Event schedule

Semester 1, 2022/23

Date Speaker Topic Register
Mon 31 Oct

Daniel Margocsy (University of Cambridge)

‘Finding God in Kerala: Natural History and the Production of the Hortus malabaricus’ 

Co-organised with the History Research seminars

NB 4:10-6pm 

Sydney Smith Lecture Theatre, Doorway 1, Old Medical School

 

Wed 9 Nov

Brad Bow (University of Aberdeen

‘Race in the American enlightenment’ 

NB 1:10-2:00pm 

50 George Square, room G.05

Further information

Please contact the organiser if you have any questions.

Dr Zubin Mistry (BA, MA, PhD)

Lecturer; Early Medieval European History

  • University of Edinburgh
  • School of History, Classics and Archaeology

Contact details

Dr Richard Oosterhoff

Lecturer in History; Early Modern Europe

  • University of Edinburgh
  • School of History, Classics and Archaeology

Contact details

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