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"The Kunstkammer at War: Johann Daniel Major (1634-1693) Recruits the Collection for Experiment"

January 31 @ 2:10 pm

Time: 02:10 pm
Location: 2203 SSH ( The Andrew Room)

Professor Keller’s book project, tentatively entitled The Experimental Century: Curating the Early German Enlightenment, looks at how late 17th-century German academics sought to reign in, winnow, connect and re-order three previous epistemic cultures: the court culture explored in her 2015 book Knowledge and the Public Interest 1575-1725, mercantile and medical collecting networks, and pansophic erudition.

This event is sponsored by The Davis Humanities Institute,Science and Technology Studies, The Center for Science and Innovation Studies

For more information please contact: Claire Goldstein, cbgoldstein@ucdavis.edu

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Date:
January 31
Time:
2:10 pm

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