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Published on Thursday, October 13, 2016 by João Fernandes


La British Society for the History of Science (BSHS) finance annuellement une conférence en histoire des sciences, des techniques et de la médecine. Jusqu’à présent, cet événement a eu lieu dans une université du Royaume-Uni. Pour la première fois dans l’histoire de la BSHS, l’édition 2017 aura lieu en dehors des frontières britanniques, à l’Institut universitaire européen, Florence, en collaboration également avec le Centre Alexandre Koyré, Paris.


Annual British Society for the History of Science (BSHS) Postgraduate Conference in collaboration with the European University Institute Florence (EUI) and the Centre Alexandre-Koyré Paris (CAK), Florence, 5-7 April 2017


As the 2017 conveyor of the annual BSHS Postgraduate Conference, the EUI History of Science Working Group invites postgraduates to submit proposals for talks relating to topics concerned with the history of science, medicine, and technology. This conference is made by postgraduates for postgraduates, with the generous support of the BSHS, the EUI, and the CAK.

Submission guidelines 

Places are limited. We invite abstracts for 15-20 minute papers, which will be arranged in concurrent panels. 

Please submit abstracts (max. 250 words) including your name, the title, a brief description of your academic affiliation and contact details in one pdf file to bshs.pg.eui2017@gmail.com,

by 15 November 2016. 

Members of the BSHS may apply to the Butler-Eyles Fund for support to travel to this conference: www.bshs.org.uk/grants/butler-eyles-travel-grants.

Organising committee

  • Dorit Brixius (EUI),
  • Leonardo Ariel Carró Cataldi (CAK)
  • Déborah Dubald (EUI)

Scientific committee

  • Dorit Brixius - European University Institute, Florence
  • Leonardo Ariel Carrò Cataldi - Centre Alexandre Koyré, Paris
  • Déborah Dubald - European University Institute, Florence
  • Šebestián Kroupa - HPS, Cambridge
  • Nick Mithen - European University Institute, Florence 
  • Katalin Stráner - European University Institute, Florence


  • European University Institute, HEC, Villa Salviati - Via Bolognese 156
    Florence, Italian Republic (50139)


  • Tuesday, November 15, 2016


  • histoire, sciences, médecine, techniques, history, science, technology, medicine


  • Leonardo Ariel Carrio Cataldi
    courriel : leonardo [dot] carrio [at] ehess [dot] fr
  • Déborah Dubald
    courriel : deborah [dot] dubald [at] eui [dot] eu
  • Dorit Brixius
    courriel : dorit [dot] brixius [at] eui [dot] eu

Information source

  • Déborah Dubald
    courriel : deborah [dot] dubald [at] eui [dot] eu

To cite this announcement

« British Society for the History of Science (BSHS) Postgraduate Conference 2017 », Call for papers, Calenda, Published on Thursday, October 13, 2016, https://calenda.org/379904

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