In the late 19th century, scientists were made into heroes. Science fiction novels such as H G Wells’s The Time Machine and science textbooks such as Oliver Lodge’s Pioneers... Read more →
| Heather Ellis
I have recently started work on a new project exploring the formation of disciplinary boundaries and distinct bodies of knowledge in the first half of the nineteenth century. I am...
| Stuart Jones
| Tomás Irish
| Tamson Pietsch
| Joyce Goodman
| Deryck Schreuder
This website is about institutions of knowledge, their pasts and their futures. It features:
- ARTICLES that examine the history and politics of expertise, technology, culture, education and work.
- FORUM pieces which are informal, in-progress discussion posts that constitute part of an ongoing online conversation.