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Michael Gordin: "Immanuel Velikovsky and the Pseudoscience Wars: The Great Collision of 1950"

2110 Taliaferro Hall
Thursday, October 7, 2010 - 4:30 PM to 6:00 PM

The Maryland Colloquium on the History of Technology, Science, and Environment, (MCHOTSE), and Department of History present a colloquium with Michael Gordin on Thursday, October 7, 2010.

Dr. Gordin's, professor in history science, Princeton University, talk is entitled "Immanuel Velikovsky and the Pseudoscience Wars: The Great Collision of 1950."  He earned his Ph.D.  from Harvard University.  Gordin specializes in the history of the modern physical sciences and Russian history.  He has published several books, such as A Well-Ordered Thing: Dmitrii Mendeleev and the Shadow of the Periodic Table, Five Days in August: How World War II Became a Nuclear War, and Red Cloud at Dawn: Truman, Stalin, and the End of the Atomic Monopoly.

This event is free and open to the public.

A reception will precede the lecture at 4 p.m.

For more information, contact MCHOTSE.