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cross-STS Spring 2016 Schedule

cross-STS Spring 2016 Schedule

The cross-STS Working Group at MIT’s Program in History, Anthropology, and STS (HASTS) is happy to present the Spring 2016 schedule. cross-STS started in Fall 2014, exploring the recent disciplinary, spatial, temporal, and geographical crossings in Science & Technology Studies in monthly meetings. The Spring 2016 iteration attempts to bring together scholars from across the academy to discuss issues of shared interest in science and technology studies, including parafiction, biosecurity, and translation. We look forward to seeing you at our first meeting this Thursday, March 17th! Richard and Peter If you wish to receive to subscribe to our mailing list […]

crossSTS Returns: Science of Bodies, Bodies in Science

crossSTS Returns: Science of Bodies, Bodies in Science

The crossSTS Working Group at MIT’s Program in History, Anthropology, and STS (HASTS) returns for five exciting meetings in Spring 2015. crossSTS started in Fall 2014, exploring the recent disciplinary, spatial, temporal, and geographical crossings in Science & Technology Studies in monthly meetings. We will start and end our second term with more general reflections on researching in field and archive and the politics in/of our own field STS, respectively. At the three meetings in between, we will focus on bodies in science: senses in science, bodies in (toxic) ecologies, and queer bodies and relations. We are delighted to have […]

Liveblogging info for the HASTS 25th Anniversary Event (11/9)

Join us as we liveblog the HASTS 25th Anniversary Event! The links below will take you to the Google docs where the liveblogging teams for each panel will be collaborating, real-time. With some minimal polishing after the panel ends, the finished liveblogs will then be posted here on the HASTS blog. Panel 1: Environment Panel 2: Health & Biology Panel 3: Technology Panel 4: Infrastructure & Communication Come stop by!