Medicine, Literature and Culture in the Early Modern Hispanic World

Medicine, Literature and Culture in the Early Modern Hispanic World
Date
03 Jul 2017, 09:00 to 05 Jul 2017, 19:00
Type
Conference / Symposium
Venue
University of St Andrews
Description

Medicine, Literature and Culture in the Early Modern Hispanic World
Medicina, cultura, y literatura en el mundo hispánico de los siglos XV-XVIII 
 
University of St Andrews, Scotland, 3-5 July, 2017 
  
Conference Aims:

To bring together experts in medicine, literature, history, and related or connected disciplines, including the visual arts, to share research and ideas with a focus on medicine and its role in the Spanish-speaking world in the fifteenth through eighteenth centuries. The aim is also to foster an interdisciplinary approach to answering questions that have arisen in the research focus stated above, and propose future collaborations.

Confirmed plenary speakers:

Dr Alexander Samson, University College London 
Dr María Luz López-Terrada, INGENIO (CSIC – Universitat Politècnica de València) 
Prof M. Pierre Civil, Université Sorbonne Nouvelle – Paris 3 
Prof Christoph Strosetzki, Universität Münster

    
Conference organised by: Dr Ted L L Bergman and Prof María Luisa Lobato.

Sponsoring organisations: University of St Andrews; Grupo PROTEO (Universidad de Burgos); CRES (Centre de Recherche sur l’Espagne des XVIe et XVIIe Siècles, Sorbonne Nouvelle – Paris 3); Institute of Modern Languages Research, SAS, University of London 

Contact

Ted Bergman
tb59@st-andrews.ac.uk
44-1334-462962