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Jesuit Science in the Early Modern World

Jesuit Science in the Early Modern World
91 Charles Street West, Alumni Hall, Old Victoria College Room 373
Time: Nov 4th, 2:00 pm End: Nov 4th, 6:00 pm
Interest Categories: South Asian, Science/Technology, Religion, Study of (FAS), Medicine, Faculty of , Language Studies (UTM), History (FAS), History & Philosophy of Science & Technology (FAS), Historical Studies (UTM), Historical and Cultural Studies (UTSC), French and Linguistics (UTSC), French (FAS), Canada, 1500-1800

The Institute for the History and Philosophy of Science and Technology and the Department of French are pleased to present:

Jesuit Science in the Early Modern World

A workshop featuring:

  • 2:00 pm: Mark Waddell, History, Michigan State University "For the Greater Glory of God: Science, Spirituality, and Jesuits in the Seventeenth Century
  • 4:00 pm: Evonne Levy, Art, University of Toronto "An Anti-Galilean Monument in the Roman Gesù, ca. 1670
  • 4:30 pm: Oana Baboi, IHPST, University of Toronto "Jesuit Medicinal Recipes in 17th Century Macao
  • 5:00 pm: Andreas Motsch, French, University of Toronto "Ginseng in America: Jesuit Botany in New France"
  • 5:30 pm Final discussion

This event is free and open to all. Registration is not required. For further information, please contact Professor Lucia Dacome or Professor Andreas Motsch. If you have an accommodation or accessibility need for this event, please email IHPST to make appropriate arrangements.

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