Boundaries, foundation, and physics of Babel: the interdisciplinary study of language

If, by ‘Babel’, we mean the set languages that have appeared in the world, we may want to research the ‘boundaries of Babel’ by asking whether the expansion of Babel is prevented (i.e., whether unobserved languages are impossible languages), and, if so, by which factors. The boundaries of Babel are being explored by partnerships of […]

Elena Canadelli – The unexpected migration of Transparent Man

CISEPS – Center for Interdisciplinary Studies in Economics, Psychology and Social Sciences The unexpected migration of Transparent Man from Germany to the U.S. in 1930s and 40s Dr. Elena Canadelli Historian of Science, University of Milano Bicocca Thursday, November 8, 2013, 2:30pm Room U6/372 (3rd floor), Piazza dell’Ateneo Nuovo 1, Milano Abstract: The Deutsches Hygiene-Museum Dresden, founded […]

Stefano Zenni – Storia del jazz: una prospettiva globale

CISEPS – Center for Interdisciplinary Studies in Economics, Psychology and Social Sciences Storia del jazz: una prospettiva globale. Conferenza con ascolti musicali Stefano Zenni Conservatorio di Bologna e New York University Lunedì 12 marzo 2012, ore 14:30 Auditorium (U12), via Vizzola 5, Milano Abstract: Il jazz è una musica nata ed evolutasi per effetto dalle […]