History of Geosciences in Canada – Histoire des Géosciences au Canada

SS-26 History of Geosciences in Canada / Histoire des Géosciences au Canada Convenors / Organisateurs: David Orenstein (Toronto DSB), Raphaël Pelletier (UQAM & CIRST), Matthew Wiseman (St. Jerome’s College, University of Waterloo) Le Canada occupe depuis longtemps une place importante dans le champ des sciences de la terre. De même, nous pourrions également postuler que … Continue reading History of Geosciences in Canada – Histoire des Géosciences au Canada

CFP: CSTHA Virtual Conference 4-7 November 2021

Call for Papers: Science, Technology, and History in Times of Crisis CSTHA Virtual Conference 4-7 November 2021 Deadline for proposals: 15 August 2021 Please click here to download this notice as a PDF: CSTHA 2021 We invite scholars and researchers to the biennial conference of the Canadian Science and Technology Historical Association to explore the … Continue reading CFP: CSTHA Virtual Conference 4-7 November 2021

History of Geosciences in Canada, Nov. 2021

SS-26 History of Geosciences in Canada Convenors: David Orenstein (Toronto DSB), Raphaël Pelletier (UQAM & CIRST), Matthew Wiseman (St. Jerome’s College, University of Waterloo) The Geosciences in Canada have long been a major part of the Geosciences internationally and a leading component of our nation's scientific community. As early as 1913 Canada hosted an International … Continue reading History of Geosciences in Canada, Nov. 2021

Reminder: Abstract Submission Deadline for GAC-MAC 2021

Reminder:  Monday, January 18,  2021 - Abstract Submission Deadline for “History of Geosciences in Canada” Session at GAC-MAC 2021, Co-Sponsored by CSTHA First posted Friday, January 8, 2021 /  Yom shishi, 24 Tevet, 5781 By David Orenstein Most of us have been frustrated by the necessary public heath response to the Pandemic, both in our … Continue reading Reminder: Abstract Submission Deadline for GAC-MAC 2021

CFP: Building Interdisciplinary Bridges – Historians of Science and Geologists

First posted Friday, December 18, 2020 /  Yom shishi, 3 Tevet, 5781 By David Orenstein Here’s an opportunity for historians of Canadian Science and Technology to meet and work with the workers and students in a major and very successful field of Canadian Science: the Geosciences. The 2021 annual congress of the combined Geological Association … Continue reading CFP: Building Interdisciplinary Bridges – Historians of Science and Geologists

CFP: Expertise and Uncertainty

Spontaneous Generations, a scholarly journal published by the graduate students of the Institute for the History and Philosophy of Science and Technology, University of Toronto, invites contributions to its 11th volume. Experts occupy an increasingly contested space in our society. Politicians challenge the expertise of public health officials amidst the COVID-19 pandemic; climate change deniers … Continue reading CFP: Expertise and Uncertainty

CFP: Artefacts Consortium, October 5-7

Call for Proposals Artefacts Consortium: ACCESS Ottawa, 5-7 October 2020 ARTEFACTS is an association of historians of science and technology, mostly in museums and academic institutions, who share the goal of promoting the use of objects in historical studies. See http://www.artefactsconsortium.org. The theme of the 25th meeting of the Artefacts Consortium is ACCESS. Access to … Continue reading CFP: Artefacts Consortium, October 5-7

Scientia Canadensis: Call for Papers / Appel a communications

La version française apparaît ci-dessous Call for Papers: Science in Government Scientia Canadensis, the journal of the history of science, technology and medicine in Canada, invites submissions for a special theme issue on Science in Government. Canadian governments have provided a workplace for a considerable number of scientists, engineers and technicians in the past. Today, … Continue reading Scientia Canadensis: Call for Papers / Appel a communications

2012 Western History Association conference notice

Dear Colleagues, Some of you may be interested in the following conference: Best, Dorotea Gucciardo Apologies for troubling you with this but. . .  I am on the program committee for the 2012 Western History Association’s conference.  This will be held in Denver, Thursday, 4 - 7 October (Thursday - Sunday) -- not this coming … Continue reading 2012 Western History Association conference notice