Florence Hsia: “Personae Gratae”

Florence Hsia: “Personae Gratae”

The Center for Cultural Studies presents:

Florence Hsia: “Personae Gratae”

History of Science, University of Wisconsin-Madison

Professor Hsia discusses the articulation of scientific personae in the context of the Jesuit mission to late imperial China. Author of Sojourners in a Strange Land (Chicago, 2009), she explores the early modern encounter between Europe and China.

Co-sponsored by the Department of History.