Sarah Benharrech started the topic Nominee Statement for Forum Election (CLCS 18th-Century) in the discussion CLCS 18th-Century on MLA Commons 1 year, 6 months ago
Hello, my name is Sarah Benharrech and I would be deeply honored to be elected officer of the MLA 18th-c. Comparative Forum (CLCS 18th-Century).
Stemming from previous work on the morphology of characters in drama and novels in light of contemporary debates on taxonomy in eighteenth-century France, my current research focuses on enmeshments of…[Read more]
Sarah Benharrech deposited Botanical Palimpsests, or Erasure of Women in Science: The Case Study of Mme Dugage de Pommereul (1733-1782) on MLA Commons 1 year, 6 months ago
While 18th-century French scientific institutions such as the Parisian academies and the Jardin du Roi did not accept women among their ranks, the few contributions that women made to Old regime science have been either forgotten, erased, or attributed to their male counterparts. Mme Dugage de Pommereul’s life and work (1733–1782) are a prime exa…[Read more]
Sarah Benharrech started the topic Call for abstracts: ASECS panel on Knowledge and Practices in the 18th Century in the discussion CLCS 18th-Century on MLA Commons 1 year, 8 months ago
If you are planning to attend ASECS annual meeting in Baltimore next Spring, please consider submitting an abstract for the following panel, the deadline has been extended to October 8th.
124. Agricultural Knowledge and Practices in the Eighteenth Century
This panel seeks to interrogate literary, cultural, and pictorial…[Read more]