April 03, 2019
Old Main - Rm 3320
CMLL Distinguished Lecturer Series
Dr. John Slater
"Leakages: Promiscuity and Patriarchy from the Seventeenth Century to the Information Age"
Dr. John Slater is Associate Professor & Chair of the Department of Spanish & Portuguese at the University of California, Davis. His research examines the histories of science, medicine & literature in 17th century Spain.
He is the author of Todos son hojas: Literatura e historia natural en el barroco español, and is co-editor of Medical Cultures of the Early Modern Spanish Empire as well as two plays by Calderón de la Barca: En la vida todo es verdad y todo mentira and Sueños hay que verdad son. His articles have appeared in MLN, Social History of Medicine, History of Science, and elsewhere.
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