Conference: Enlightenment, Nation-Building, and the Practices of Natural History: The Bartrams and Linné
- Date: –
- Location: Engelska parken Room 7-0043, 7-0042
- Lecturer: Thomas Hallock (University of South Florida St. Petersburg); Christopher Iannini (Rutgers University); Linda Andersson Burnett (Linnaeus University); Stephanie Weiner (Weslyan University); Christina Kullberg (Uppsala University); Hanna Hodacs (Dalarna University); Markus Heide (Uppsala University); Marcel Hartwig (University of Siegen)
- Organiser: Dept of English/SINAS and LILAe Uppsala University in collaboration with University of Siegen
- Contact person: Markus Heide
This international conference seeks to study the rhetoric, media, and information networks 18th-century naturalists used to spread their ideas about the natural world and how their exchange informs ideas of both nation-building and a transatlantic imaginary.