"The Science of Sciences" - Replication and Reproduction in Lavater's Physiognomics


McIntyre Medical Building 3655 promenade Sir William Osler, Montreal, QC, H3G 1Y6, CA
John B. Lyon, Dept of Germanic Languages and Literatures, University of Pittsburgh, will conduct a seminar on the work of Swiss poet and physiognomist Johann Kaspar Lavater (1741-1801). This is being held in conjunction with an exhibition on Lavater and 18th-century physiognomics using works from the collection of the Osler Library. The event is organized by the Interacting With Print group. Free admission