STS Colloquium Schedule


STS Colloquium 2017/18 Term 1

Tuesdays 4.30-6 pm, BuTo 1197


Tuesday Jan 10

Discussion: Donna J. Haraway, Staying with the Trouble (selections) (Carla Nappi kicks things off)

Tuesday Jan 17

Discussion: Karen Barad’s work (selections) (Joey Takeda kicks things off)

Tuesday Jan 24

Discussion: Sara Press work-in-progress (with commentary by Kejia Wang and Andrew Jones)

Tuesday Jan 31

Discussion: Sanem Güvenç-Salgırlı work-in-progress

Tuesday Feb 07

Talk: David Simon, “Atmospheres of Understanding: Literature, Science, and the Observational Mood in Early Modernity“, University of Chicago

Tuesday Feb 14

Discussion and talk: Greg Garrard, Cultures of ‘Denial’: An Ecocritical Analysis of Climate Scepticism in Germany, France, the UK and the USA“, UBC

Tuesday Feb 28

Discussion and talk: Jon Mee, “The Doctor that Blushed: John Ferriar, the Body, and the Industrial Revolution“, University of York

Tuesday Mar 07

Discussion and talk: Fred Turner, Stanford University

**Monday March 13   The Stephen Straker Memorial Lecture

General Topic: Pathways and Trajectories: Arts One, STS, and a Liberal Arts Education 

Tuesday Mar 21

Talk: Cannon Schmitt, University of Toronto

Tuesday Apr 04

MA & PhD student colloquium for prospectuses, Pt. 1

Tuesday April 11

MA & PhD student colloquium for prospectuses, Pt. 2

For more information about past STS colloquia (2005/2006-2016/2017), visit our Event Archive.