Towards a Global History of Knowledge? Premises, Promises, Concerns – gloknos Annual Lecture

15 June 2020, 17:00 - 19:00

Room SG1, Alison Richard Building, Cambridge, CB3 9DT

In the closing event of the 2019-20 gloknos Annual Lecture series, we welcome Prof Stéphane Van Damme (European University Institute) to discuss his current work.  
 

An abstract for this event will be made available in due course. 


Stéphane Van Damme is a Professor of the History of Science, specialising in understudied areas of European Early Modern scientific knowledge, and the Scientific Revolution. 

Attendance is free but spaces are limited, so please email to reserve your seat. Please be aware that we will take an audio recording of this event, which may include any questions and responses delivered by the audience. 

 



gloknos is initially funded for 5 years by the European Research Council through a Consolidator Grant awarded to Dr Inanna Hamati-Ataya for her project ARTEFACT (2017-2022). ARTEFACT is funded by the European Research Council under the European Union’s Horizon 2020 Framework Programme for Research and Innovation (ERC grant agreement no. 724451). For information about gloknos or ARTEFACT please contact the administrator in the first instance.


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Prof Luis Lobo-Guerrero (University of Groningen) – Novelty and the Emergence of the Western Global in the Early Sixteenth Century

10 December 2019

Dr Amanda Rees (University of York) – Title TBC

7 February 2020

Dr Dag Herbjørnsrud (SGOKI, Oslo) – From Epistemicide to Global Knowledge: Reconstructing a Decolonised Academy

15 April 2020

Dr Sonja Brentjes (Max Planck Institute for the History of Science, Berlin) – Heavens and Earth: An Empirical Approach to Knowledge Across Cultures

15 May 2020

Prof Sarah de Rijcke (Universiteit Leiden) – Title TBC

15 June 2020

Prof Stéphane Van Damme (European University Institute) – Towards a Global History of Knowledge? Premises, Promises, Concerns