Deborah Harkness will deliver the 2017 Dale Somers Memorial Lecture, April 7, 2pm
Deborah Harkness is professor of history at the University of Southern California, where she focuses on the history of science during the early modern period. She is the author of two academic books, The Jewel House: Elizabethan London and the Scientific Revolution (Yale, 2007) and John Dee’s Conversations with Angels: Cabala, Alchemy, and the End of Nature (Cambridge, 1999). She is also the author of three best-selling novels, the All Souls Trilogy: A Discovery of Witches, Shadow of Night, and The Book of Life, which are being adapted into a television series.
The talk will take place Friday, April 7, 2pm in 25 Park Place, Room 830. This event is free and open to the public.