Conferences

"Torrid Zone, or Blessings of Jamaica" (1800)
"Torrid Zone, or Blessings of Jamaica" (1800)

Medical Cultures, Traditions, and Law

Funded by the Buffett Institute for Global Studies in support of its Global Medical Cultures and Law Research Group

May 5-7, 2017 at Northwestern University
Keynote Dialogue "Intellectual Property, Debt, and Traditional Knowledge"

MADHAVI SUNDER  law, university of california davis

CHIDI OGUAMANAM  law, university of ottawa


Making Knowledge and the Problem of Place: A Midwest Conference for Science and Technology Studies

May 8-9, 2015 at Northwestern University
Keynote Speaker Adriana Petryna: Anthropology Department, U Penn
"What is a Horizon? Extinction and Borrowed Time amid Climate Change"

Facts, Artifacts, and the Politics of Consensus: A Midwest Conference for Science and Technology Studies

May 4-5, 2012 at Northwestern University
Keynote Speaker Naomi Oreskes, History Department, UCSD

Re:calling ‘Science as a Vocation’ Workshop

May 29-30, 2008

Essay Discussants
Thomas Kemple, UBC
Michael Lynch, Cornell University
Charles Thorpe, UCSD