Thomas Harriot Lecture
Lecture Title: "Thomas Harriot: New Worlds of an Elizabethan Scientist"
Professor Stephen Clucas
Birkbeck University of London
Thursday, April 2, 2009
Science and Technology Building
Professor Clucas is the co-editor, with Stephen Gaukroger, of the journal Intellectual History Review, and is a member of the Council of the International Society for Intellectual History. He has been Vice-Chairman of the Thomas Harriot Seminar devoted to the life and times of the Elizabethan scientist and mathematician Thomas Harriot since 1990. Professor Clucas is the organizer, with Peter J. Forshaw, of the EMPHASIS seminar, held in the School of Advanced Studies, University of London, since 2003. He also serves on the Councils of the Society of the History of Alchemy and Chemistry and the Society for Renaissance Studies.