Workshops

Summer Research Workshop on the History of “Race/Ethnicity” in Science, Technology and Medicine

These annual summer research workshops will be designed for scholars interested in understanding the absence of historical studies of people of African descent in current historical work in science, technology, and medicine. The goal of the workshops will be to bring new historical methodologies to the study of these figures and to produce articles and books about them. The first year will focus on biographical studies subsequent workshops will examine institutions, organizations, and inventions.