Brown Bag Lecture: “Medicine, Alchemy, and Natural Philosophy in the Early Lyncean Academy”

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Date: October 14, 2014
Time: 12:00 to 1:00 p.m.
Location:

CHF
315 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106

Event Type: Open to the Public
Fee: Free
RSVP Online: No Registration Required

A talk by Stefano Gattei

Stefano Gattei is an Edelstein Postdoctoral Fellow at CHF and an assistant professor at the IMT Institute for Advanced Studies in Lucca, Italy. His lecture will focus on the project he is currently researching: “Beyond Galileo: Medicine, Alchemy, and Natural Philosophy at the Lyncean Academy.”

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About Brown Bag Lectures

Brown Bag Lectures (BBLs) are a series of weekly informal talks on the history of chemistry or related subjects, including the history and social studies of science, technology, and medicine. Based on original research (sometimes still in progress), these talks are given by local scholars for an audience of CHF staff and fellows and interested members of the public.

For more information, please call 215.873.8289 or e-mail bbl@chemheritage.org.

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