Skip to content

List of publications

### Doctoral Thesis
Capital Nature. A history of French municipal museums of natural history, 1795-1870, Doctoral thesis, European University Institute, Florence, 2019. Online : http://hdl.handle.net/1814/65304
Book prospectus pending.

### Academic blogging
History. On the road. (blog) https://ontheroad.hypotheses.org/ [accessed 08/03/2019] 

### Forthcoming publications

[pending]

### Book reviews

‘Dominique Juhé-Beaulaton et Vincent Leblan (dir.), Le spécimen et le collecteur. Savoirs naturalistes, pouvoirs et altérités (XVIIIe-XXe siècles)’. Lectures, 29 April 2019. http://journals.openedition.org/lectures/33884.

‘Le Musée de l’ Homme. Histoire d’un Musée-Laboratoire, Edited by Claude Blankaert’. Nuncius 31, no. 3 (1 January 2016): 660–62. https://doi.org/10.1163/18253911-03103012.

### Selected papers (unpublished or to be published)
 
“Lister, inventorier et classer la Loire Inférieure : les catalogues de minéralogie du Muséum d’Histoire Naturelle de Nantes, 1810-1836”, In the framework of the conference ‘Logiques de l’inventaire : classer des archives, des livres, des objets (Moyen Âge- XIXe siècle), 
University of Genève — 2019 [Publication pending]

 “The hammer, the pencil, and the map: tinkering locality at the Nantes Natural History
Museum, 1830-1861”, in the framework of the panel ‘Collecting Histories’ co-organised with Catarina Madruga. Conférence BSHS Postgraduate – HPS, University of Cambridge — 2019

“Hands dirty: natural history museum directors and their outdoor collecting
practices”, in the framework of the workshop ‘Science and the Knowing Body: Material Practices of Science in a Global Context’ organised by Otto Sibum and Stéphane Van Damme. University of Uppsala — 2019

“Nobody’s Collection? Collecting for the French Municipal Museums, 1800-1870”, in the framework of the panel ‘Nineteenth-Century Practices of Collecting Nature’ co-organised with Catarina Madruga,
 ESHS  biannual conference – London — 2018 [Publication pending]

“Inventorying the Rhone. The scientific travels of Claude Jourdan collecting for the Natural History Museum of Lyon, 1834-1869”, in the framework of the seminar  ‘Cabinet of Natural History’ of the Department of History and Philosophy of Science (HPS), University of Cambridge — 2018

“Les archives de la recherche. Regards croisés de chercheurs et de professionnelles de la documentation”, participation to a public roundtable organised by the Centre Alexandre Koyré, EHESS and the Centre d’Archives en  Philosophie, Histoire et Edition des Sciences, ENS, Paris at the “Rendez-Vous de L’Histoire de Blois” — 2017

“‘La nature dans son ensemble se déroulera sous vos yeux’: manifold protagonists, changing spaces and natural knowledge in Lyon, 1802-1869”, dans le cadre de ‘Universal Histories & Universal Museums’,
co-organised by the  V&A, University of Lancaster, Musée de L’Homme and Université de Paris-Nanterre.
Science Museum, London — 2017

“Local power and natural knowledge: maires and natural history in provincial France”, in the framework of the ESHS biannual conference,  2016, CharlesUniversity, Prague — 2016

“The many lives of the Lapeyrouse collection in Toulouse, 1780-1865” in the framework of the “‘Göttingen Spirit’ Summer School, Collecting and the Knowledge of Objects”, University of Göttingen —2016 [Publication pending]