CFP: Working Groups Papers

Propose a Working Group Paper
2020-2021 Call for Papers
Submission Deadline: Friday, May 1, 2020

The Consortium’s working groups bring together scholars for monthly meetings in specialized fields related to the history of science, technology and medicine to share their works in progress. All interested scholars are welcome, either in person at the Consortium's offices in Philadelphia, or online via web conferencing software. We are currently soliciting paper proposals for the 2020-2021 academic year in the following working groups:
Biological Sciences
Collections and Collecting
Early Modern Science
Earth and Environmental Sciences
Ocean Science, Technology and Medicine
Medicine and Health
Science in Early South Asia
Under Tropical Skies
Anyone interested in sharing a draft article, dissertation chapter or book chapter for discussion should submit, as a single PDF, a proposal of no more than 1000 words including: 

  • a description of the paper
  • what you hope to gain from discussion with the group
  • relevant biographical information

Submit a Proposal