(Re)Imagining the Insect: Natures and Cultures of Invertebrates, 1700-1900.
A one-day interdisciplinary conference at The University of Warwick on Saturday 7th March 2015
“It seems a singular thing that fleas, which are certainly enemies of mankind, should also be a favourite topic for men of science, still more so for men of imagination”
— ‘Parasites’ The Graphic, 23 October 1880.
You can also read about our conference and the thoughts and theories behind it in an interview we gave for The Learned Pig.