Biological Motion | Janina Wellmann

Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Biological Motion | Janina Wellmann || Radcliffe Institute

As part of the 2017–2018 Fellows' Presentation Series at the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, Janina Wellmann '18 presents a comprehensive history of concepts, images, and ways of moving in biology from the 18th century to today.

Wellmann is a historian at Leuphana University of Lüneburg, in Germany. She studies the history of the life sciences from the early modern period to today in a broad interdisciplinary perspective with a particular focus on ways, practices, and media of visualizing the living world. She is the 2017–2018 Maury Green Fellow at the Radcliffe Institute, Harvard University.