Science, Technology and Society Seminar: STS Circle at Harvard


Monday, November 18, 2019, 12:15pm to 2:00pm


CGIS South Building, 1730 Cambridge Street, Room S250

"Race and Biopolitics in Twenty-First Century America"


Anne Pollock, Professor of Global Health and Social Medicine, King's College, London.


Sam Weiss Evans, Science, Technology & Society Fellow, Harvard Kennedy School.

Co-sponsored by the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences and the School of Engineering and Applied Sciences.


STS Program


Sheila Jasanoff, Faculty Associate. Pforzheimer Professor of Science and Technology Studies, Harvard Kennedy School.

Lunch is provided if you RSVP. via our online form before Thursday afternoon, November 14:


Anne Pollock is Professor of Global Health and Social Medicine at King's College London.

Prior to joining King's, Anne spent a decade on the faculty of Georgia Tech. She holds degrees from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (PhD) and Brandeis University (BA).

She is the author of Medicating Race: Heart Disease and Durable Preoccupations with Difference (Duke 2012), and Synthesizing Hope: Matter, Knowledge, and Place in South African Drug Discovery (Chicago forthcoming). She is an Associate Editor of BioSocieties, and serves on the editorial boards of Catalyst: Feminism, Theory, Technoscience and Science, Technology and Human Values.

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