Upcoming Events

Elaine Leong is speaking tomorrow on “Vernacular Medicine and ‘Agents of Knowledge’ in Late Seventeenth-Century London” as part of the History of Knowledge Seminar Series @ Utrecht University. The event is online, November 24, 2021, 3:30–5:00 pm CET. 🔗 Details

The Volkskundemuseum Wien is holding a conference to think about its photograph collection. “Reimagining One’s Own: Ethnographic Photography in Nineteenth- and Early-Twentieth-Century Europe,” December 1-3, 2021. Hybrid format: Volkskundemusem Vienna and on Zoom. 🔗 Details

The final installment of the series “Science, Knowledge and Politics in German History” by the Cambridge German History Research Group will be held on Thursday, December 2, 2021, at 3:00 pm GMT / 4:00 pm CET. 🔗 Details

The Lund Centre for the History of Knowledge is holding its final fall seminar on Zoom on December 8, 2021 from 3:00 to 6:30 pm CET. The topic: “The Future of the History of Humanities” with Suzanne Marchand, Rens Bod, and Herman Paul. 🔗 Details

The Global Research Network on the Historical Geographies of the University’s seminar series is taking place from November 3, 2021, to July 22, 2022. 🔗 Program with registration links and recordings of sessions already held

Andrew Pettegrew and Arthur der Weduwen will be discussing their book, The Library: A Fragile History, on December 15, 2021, in an online seminar at Lund University. 🔗 Details

“Gebaute Ordnung: Speicher des Wissens” is a German-language lecture series on architecture, which is being held from November 18, 2021 to January 27, 2022, on Zoom. This is part of a project called “Architectures of Order: Practices and Discourses between Design and Knowledge.” 🔗 Details

Also in German is a conference being held by the Historical Institute at RWTH Aachen University on genealogical knowledge called “Konstruktion, Darstellung und Rezeption genealogischen Wissens in Mittelalter und Früher Neuzeit.” Those interested can request a Zoom link via email. 🔗 Program and contact information

Thanks to Eleyne Wenninger and Chiara Fralick for their help in compiling this list.