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

Monday, September 24, 2018

A list of our upcoming HPS and HHS workshops (titles will be updated as they become available):

   Friday, October 12, 2018 – 4:00pm
   HPS Workshop – Valerie Olson (UC-Irvine)
   Location: SS 224 (John Hope Franklin Room)
   Description: “TBA.”       

   Friday, October 19, 2018 – 12:00pm (Noon)
   HHS Workshop – Jillian Foley (Chicago)
   Location: SS 224 (John Hope Franklin Room)
   Description: “TBA.”

   Friday, October 26, 2018 – 4:00pm
   HPS Workshop – Eamon Duede (Chicago)
   Location: TBA
   Description: “TBA.”

   Friday, November 9, 2018 – 4:00pm
   HPS Workshop – Matthew Klingle (Bowdoin)
   Location: SS 224 (John Hope Franklin Room)
   Description: “Burdened Bodies: Chemical Exposures, Environmental Inequality,
                          and Alternative Etiologies of Diabetes.”

   Friday, November 16, 2018 – 12:00pm (Noon)
   HHS Workshop – David Leary (Richmond)
   Location: SS 224 (John Hope Franklin Room)
   Description: “Putting William James Back Together Again.”

   Friday, November 30, 2018 – 12:00pm (Noon)
   HHS Workshop – Steven Server (Chicago)
   Location: SS 224 (John Hope Franklin Room)
   Description: “TBA.”

   Friday, December 7, 2018 – 4:00pm
   HPS Workshop – Parysa Mostajir (Chicago)
   Location: SS 224 (John Hope Franklin Room)
   Description: “TBA.”


Wednesday, April 29th, 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

Modeling and Its Discontents

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