We are pleased to invite you to the third Nexus symposium for 2017: Pandemic narratives: Plague, condoms and immunopolitics. The symposium will be held 1pm-4pm, Thursday 28 September 2017 (afternoon tea provided). This session brings together three distinguished speakers (see flyer for abstracts and presenter bios):
Professor John Henderson – Death in Florence: Narrating plague in early modern Tuscany
Dr Patrick Spedding – Profilaxis and Poetry: Tracing the history and use of condoms in satiric poetry of the early eighteenth century
Associate Professor Mark Davis – Immunopolitics in pandemic narratives
For further information, please see attached flyer. Please forward this onto any colleagues who might be interested.
Date: Thursday 28 September 2017
Time: 1:00pm – 4:00pm
Location: Elizabeth Burchill Room E561, 20 Chancellors Walk, Monash University Clayton Campus
RSVP: by Monday 25 September 2017, book here.
Registration is free. Afternoon tea will be provided.