PSS '23 Panel 2: Body, Mind, & Soul

Fri April 14th 2023, 10:00 - 11:30am
Hohbach 122 in Green Library
(near the circulation desk on the main floor)

Session Chair: Fiona Griffiths 

Edward Halley Barnet (Huntington Library), “Embodied Souls and Vital Sounds in Perrault’s Essais de physique and Baglivi’s De Fibre Motrice

Audrey Martel-Dion (Stanford History), “Early Modern Embodiments of Gender in Eighteenth-Century Italy: The Case of Giovanni Bordoni”

Merve Tekgürler (Stanford History), “ 'Deficiency of Attention' and 'Stubborn Pondering': From Eighteenth-Century Pathologization to Contemporary Medicalization of Attention and its Disorder”