CONF Mar 24, 2007

Material Vehicles (Ghent, 10-11 May 07)

Harold J.


The Material Vehicles
of the Circulation of Natural Knowledge
in the Low Countries

Ghent, 10-11 May 2007

'The Material Vehicles of the Circulation of Natural Knowledge in the Low
Countries' is a workshop that will be held at the Centre for History of
Science, Ghent University, 10-11 May 2007. In this workshop, the first of
a series of workshops on 'circulating knowledge in early modern science'
organized under the auspices of a five-year international scientific
research network of the Flemish Research Foundation, we shall look at the
material culture of science from the point of view of the circulation of

More substantial information on the workshop's central theme, and the
progam and location of the workshop can be found on the conference website Invited speakers include Harold
Cook, Victor Navarro-Brotons, Fokko Jan Dijksterhuis, Maria Luz Lopez,
Pamela Smith, Claudia Swan, Steven Vanden Broecke, Brigitte Van Tiggelen.

Attendance is open to all without charge. However, there is a limit on
places available and anyone wishing to attend must register with Arlette
Wille ( by 1 May 2007. For all other enquires in
connection to this workshop, please contact Sven Dupré
( Circulation of this announcement is encouraged.

With our very best wishes,

Sven Dupré & Christoph Lüthy

Dr. Sven Dupré
Centre for History of Science
Ghent University, Blandijnberg 2
9000 Gent, Belgium
Phone: +32 9 264 95 84
Fax: +32 9 264 41 74

Posted by Prof. Harold J. Cook,

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