News and Notes
August 16, 2017
Congratulations to Jessica Linker (2013-2014 Research Fellow), who has been named CLIR Humanities & Digital Scholarship Postdoctoral Fellow at Bryn Mawr College, where she will craft a digital
August 16, 2017
A new book by Aelwen Wetherby (2011-2012 Research Fellow) examines the history of medicine, U.S. foreign relations, and humanitarianism in the mid-twentieth century.
Epidemic Preparedness in the Age of Chronic Illness: Public Health and Welfare in the United States, 1965-2000
August 9, 2017
The 1970s economic crisis had a lasting impact on responses to the HIV/AIDS epidemic.
July 26, 2017
During the early Cold War, industry and universities often collaborated--to both advance science and protect academic freedom.
July 19, 2017
Congratulations to Abraham Gibson (2014-2015 NEH Postdoctoral Fellow), who has been awarded a postdoctoral fellowship from the National Science Foundation.
July 18, 2017
The Consortium is grateful to the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation for its continued support.
Medical Modernity: Rethinking U.S. Colonial Practices in the Philippines and the Health Work of Non-elite Women (1870-1948)
July 13, 2017
In the early twentieth century, Filipino health practitioners played a significant role in shaping U.S. empire and medical knowledge.
July 7, 2017
Finding connections between early modern conceptions of disease and natural history.
July 6, 2017
The application deadline for Anthropocene Campus Philadelphia is July 15, 2017.
Calamitous Knowledge: Understanding Disaster in the British, Spanish and French Atlantic Worlds, 1666-1755
June 21, 2017
Act of God or nature? In the early modern era, people thought disasters were both.