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New York City Latin America History Workshop: “‘To Make Discoveries of Drugs’: Bioprospecting in 17th-century Amazonia”

October 28, 2016 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm

Free

Please join the New York City Latin American History Workshop (NYCLAHW) in a lecture, entitled “‘To Make Discoveries of Drugs’: Bioprospecting in 17th-century Amazonia” with Ben Breen of Columbia University, Society of Fellows.

***Seminars run from 11 am to 12:30 on Fridays and are followed by lunch.

Please note that this year’s fall meetings will take place at Stony Brook Manhattan (101- 113 East 27th Street, 3rd Floor, New York, NY 10016; ph. 646-472-0000).

For inquiries and comments, as well as to receive updates and draft papers in advance, please contact Emmanuel A. Pardo, emmanuel.pardo@stonybrook.edu.

 

Sponsored by Latin American and Caribbean Studies, Stony Brook University; History Department & Institute of Latin American Studies, Columbia University; CUNY Graduate Center Doctoral Program in History; Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies, New York University; Committee on Historical Studies & The New School for Social Research.

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Date:
October 28, 2016
Time:
11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Cost:
Free
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Venue

Stony Brook Manhattan
387 Park Avenue South
New York, NY 10016 United States
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