HPS Schedule — Fall 2021

History and Philosophy of Science Colloquium, Fall 2021

All events will be streamed via Zoom and will start at noon on Fridays. We will post registration information for each event closer to its date.

Oct. 22
“Hacking Airspace: The Insurgent Technology of Brazil’s Hot Air Balloons”
Felipe Cruz, Tulane University

Oct. 29
“How the Histories of Medicine and Public Health Have Fared in the Media During Covid-19”
Rebecca Onion, Slate

Nov. 5
“Alex in Wonderland: Humboldt’s Male Companions and the Queer Science of Liberation”
Greg Cushman, University of Kansas/University of Arizona

Nov. 12
“The Mismeasure of Incas: Samuel George Morton
and a Peruvian Foundation for American Anthropology”
Chris Heaney, Pennsylvania State University

Dec. 3
Discussion of the HSS/SHOT meeting