Making and Knowing: Early Modern Geometries

October 29-30, 2015, Chicago, IL

Making and Knowing: Early Modern Geometries 

A History of the Book Symposium
Thursday and Friday, October 29 and 30
See full details and register to attend here: https://www.newberry.org/10292015-making-and-knowing-early-modern-geometries

Thursday, October 29 at Northwestern University, 5 to 7 pm
Keynote addresses
Speakers:
J. B. Shank, University of Minnesota, and Rebecca Zorach, Northwestern University

Friday, October 30, at the Newberry, 9 am to 3:30 pm
Two scholarly panels with discussion, plus a session with rare books

Speakers: Matthew Hunter, McGill University; Dániel Margócsy, Hunter College; Raz Chen Morris, Hebrew University of Jerusalem; Suzanne Karr Schmidt, Art Institute of Chicago; William West, Northwestern University; Carolyn Yerkes, Princeton University

This program is free and open to the public, but space is limited and registration in advance is required. Catered lunch on Friday will be provided to all registered participants. Please register online using the link above by 10 am Thursday, September 24.

Faculty and graduate students at member institutions of the Center for Renaissance Studies consortium may be eligible to apply for travel funding to attend this program ( http://www.newberry.org/newberry-renaissance-consortium-grants ).

Posted: October 08, 2015