Conference: Enlightenment, Nation-Building, and the Practices of Natural History: The Bartrams and Linné

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  • Location: Engelska parken Room 7-0043, 7-0042
  • Lecturer: Thomas Hallock (University of South Florida St. Petersburg); Christopher Iannini (Rutgers University); Linda Andersson Burnett (Linnaeus University); Stephanie Weiner (Weslyan University); Christina Kullberg (Uppsala University); Hanna Hodacs (Dalarna University); Markus Heide (Uppsala University); Marcel Hartwig (University of Siegen)
  • Organiser: Dept of English/SINAS and LILAe Uppsala University in collaboration with University of Siegen
  • Contact person: Markus Heide
  • Konferens

This international conference seeks to study the rhetoric, media, and information networks 18th-century naturalists used to spread their ideas about the natural world and how their exchange informs ideas of both nation-building and a transatlantic imaginary.

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