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Women in Early Modern Medical Sciences: Professional Practice and Social Boundaries

Women in Early Modern Medical Sciences: Professional Practice and Social Boundaries
91 Charles St. West, Alumni Hall, Old Victoria College
Time: Feb 23rd, 3:00 pm End: Feb 23rd, 5:00 pm
Interest Categories: Women & Gender Studies (FAS), Science/Technology, Religion, Study of (FAS), Medicine, Faculty of , History (FAS), History & Philosophy of Science & Technology (FAS), Historical Studies (UTM), Historical and Cultural Studies (UTSC), 1500-1800
Symposium

The Centre for Reformation and Renaissance Studies is pleased to present:

 

Women in Early Modern Medical Science: Professional Practice and Social Boundaries

Sharon Strocchia (Emory University),
“Secrets’ in the Convent: Nuns, Medical Cures, and Scientific Culture in Late Renaissance Italy”

Tamar Herzig (Tel Aviv University),
“Jews, Nuns, and Demonic Possession in Late Renaissance Northern Italy”

John Christopoulos (York University),
“Midwives In and Out of Court in Late Renaissance Rome”

Comment: Elizabeth Smyth, University of Toronto
Chair: Nicholas Terpstra, University of Toronto
Cosponsored by the CRRS and TRRC and supported by the Department of History, University of Toronto

This event is free and open to all.  For further information, please contact the Centre for Reformation and Renaissance Studies at (416) 585-4468.

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