Proving the Supernatural: Belief and Nature in Early Modern Europe

Proving the Supernatural: Belief and Nature in Early Modern Europe

USC-Huntington Early Modern Studies Institute: Visual and Material Culture
  • Date:
    Saturday, February 2, 2013
  • Time:
    10:00 AM to 1:30 PM
  • Venue:
    Huntington Library
  • Room:
    Seaver 1 & 2
  • Cost:
    free

Description:

Proving the Supernatural: Belief and Nature in Early Modern Europe

A. Katie Harris
, UC Davis
"Proving Sanctity: Experimentation and Authentication of Relics in the Early Modern Mediterranean"

Jonathan Seitz
, Drexel University
"The Exorcist as Expert"

Lydia Barnett
, Bates College
"Putting the Natural in Natural History"

Bradford Bouley
(event organizer), University of Southern California
"The Most Difficult Diagnosis: Debating the Supernatural in the Republic of Letters'

Lunch will be provided to those who rsvp to emsi@usc.edu by January 28, 2013.

 

 

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