Friday, December 4, 2015 (All day)

LGBT Center, 3907 Spruce Street, University of Pennsylvania

K. Raj (EHESS), D. Ali (UPenn), P. Gomez (UWisc., Madison), E. Lean (Columbia), C. Mavhunga (MIT), J. Radin (Yale)

Problematizing the Local, in Global Histories of Science


Session I – Local as Problem in the Early Modern World

[9am – 11am]


Kapil Raj, EHESS

Daud Ali, UPenn

Pablo Gomez, UWisc, Madison

Chair:- Harun Kucuk, UPenn

Session II – Local as Problem in the Modern World

[11.15am - 1.15pm]


Eugenia Lean, Columbia Uni.

Clapperton Mavhunga, MIT

Joanna Radin, Yale Uni.

Chair:- John Tresch, UPenn

PLEASE RSVP to Projit B Mukharji,

NOTE: The workshop is the second part of a two-day event. Visit here for information about activities on Dec. 3rd.

Co-sponsored by the South Asia Center, UPenn, and the Consortium for HSTM (Philadelphia, PA)