Air in Enlightenment Europe


The Newberry Center for Renaissance Studies presents:

Eighteenth-Century Seminar
Tobias Menely, Miami University
“History’s Atmosphere: The Matter of Air in the Enlightenment”

Saturday, February 22, 2014, 2:00 pm

For a lecture description, see:

The paper for this seminar will be precirculated to registrants as it becomes available.

A reception will follow the lecture.

Those who attend are also welcome to join Tobias Menely and the organizers for dinner. If interested, please contact Lisa Freeman by email:

This program is free and open to the public, but space is limited and registration in advance is required by 10 am Friday, February 21.

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Faculty and graduate students at member institutions of the Center for Renaissance Studies consortium may be eligible to apply for travel funding to attend this program (

This entry was posted in Early Modern Europe, Early Modern World, European History, French History, History of Science, Lectures and Seminars. Bookmark the permalink.

1 Response to Air in Enlightenment Europe

  1. yalladog says:

    Sounds fascinating – I used to work in Miami – closer to the subject now I am living in Florence but I would have loved to go to this!

    Penny Howard

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