Genius in History: A Public Conversation

2 March 2016, 17:00 - 19:00

Room S1, Alison Richard Building

No Registration: Open to all

Chair: Dr Alexander Marr

A public conversation between Professor Ann Jefferson (University of Oxford and currently a Fellow of the Paris Institute for Advanced Studies) and Professor Darrin McMahon (Dartmouth College) about the history of genius and organised as part of the Genius before Romanticism: Ingenuity in Early Modern Art and Science research project.

For further information please contact the Genius Research Project Administrator .

A sound recording of the event is available here:



Supported by the Centre for Research in the Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences (CRASSH) at the University of Cambridge. Funded by the European Research Council under the European Union’s Seventh Framework Programme (FP7/2007-2013)/ ERC grant agreement no 617391.