Poster Session on Scientific Medievalism

October 24-25, 2014, Atlanta, GA, United States

Fred Porcheddu of Denison University is organizing a special session devoted to *Scientific Medievalism* at the 29th Intl. Conference on Medievalism, October 24-25, at Georgia Tech in Atlanta.  Topics could include (but are not limited to) examinations of medical and transmutational theory and practice, herbal lore, and cosmology; the preservation of modes such as analogous reasoning and the doctrine of signatures; the establishment of discussion and publication venues such as the Royal Society and the Accademia dei Lincei; and figures from Bacon, Böhme, and Newton to John Cleves Symmes and Erasmus Darwin.

Those interested should contact Fred Porcheddu (porcheddu@denison.edu)

Please see, http://medievalisms.lmc.gatech.edu/

Posted: June 13, 2014