‘Plague and ‘Syphilis’ in Early Modern Europe: the Rise of Cultural Toxins’

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The next seminar in the History of Pre-Modern Medicine academic seminar series, will take place on Tuesday 4th December.  Details:

Sam Cohn (University of Glasgow)
Plague and ‘Syphilis’ in Early Modern Europe: the Rise of Cultural Toxins

The seminar will take place in the Wellcome Library, 2nd floor, 183 Euston Road, NW1 2BE. Please deposit bags and coats in the ground floor cloakroom and meet in the 2nd floor foyer. Doors at 6pm prompt, seminars will start at 6.15.

The seminar series is focused on pre-modern medicine, which we take to cover European and non-European history before the 20th century (antiquity, medieval and early modern history, some elements of 19th-century medicine).

Further details on the seminar series are available in a previous post.

Ross Macfarlane

Ross Macfarlane is the Research Engagement Officer at the Wellcome Library.

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