The Committee on the Conceptual and Historical Studies of Science (CHSS) is an interdisciplinary graduate program dedicated to the study of the history, philosophy, and social relations of science. Read more…

Announcements

Upcoming Events - Spring 2019

Titles and Speakers will be updated as the information becomes available.

Friday, April 5, 2019 – 12:00pm (Noon)
HHS Workshop – Andrew Cooper (Warwick)
Location: TBA *Please note the unusual location*
Description: “TBA.”

Friday, April 12, 2019 – 4:00pm
HPS Workshop – Jenny Reardon (UCSC) 
Location: SS 224 (John Hope Franklin Room)
Description: “TBA.”

Friday, April 19, 2019 – 12:00pm (Noon)
HHS Workshop – *Tentative* Emma Kitchen (Chicago)
Location: SS 224 (John Hope Franklin Room)
Description: “TBA.”

Friday, April 26, 2019 – 4:00pm
HPS Workshop – Adrian Johns (Chicago)
Location: SS 224 (John Hope Franklin Room)
Description: “TBA.”

Friday, May 3, 2019 – 12:00pm (Noon)
HHS Workshop – Cecelia Watson (Bard) 
Location: SS 224 (John Hope Franklin Room)
Description: “Semicolon: The Past, Present, and Future of a Misunderstood Mark.”

Friday, May 10, 2019 – 4:00pm
HPS Workshop – TBA
Location: SS 224 (John Hope Franklin Room)
Description: “TBA.”

Friday, May 17, 2019 – 12:00pm (Noon)
HHS Workshop – TBA
Location: SS 224 (John Hope Franklin Room)
Description: “TBA.”

Friday, May 24, 2019 – 4:00pm
HPS Workshop – Joseph Phillips (DePaul)
Location: SS 224 (John Hope Franklin Room)
Description: “TBA.”

Friday, May 31, 2019 – 12:00pm (Noon)
HHS Workshop – Elizabeth Millán Brusslan (DePaul)
Location: SS 224 (John Hope Franklin Room)
Description: “TBA.” 

Thursday, April 18th, 2019

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Wednesday, April 24th, 2019

 The Nicholson Center for British Studies
Alison Winter Lecture Series
2018-19

Please save-the-date for the third annual lecture in memory of the life and work
of our colleague and friend, Alison Winter,
Professor of History and Conceptual and Historical Studies of Science, and the College
Director of the Nicholson Center for British Studies (2013-16)

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Mary Poovey
Emeritus Professor at New York University
Cultural Historian and Literary Critic

Title: TBA

Wednesday, April 24th, 2019
Classics 110
5:00pm