RDS Library Speaker Series: 'Animals, Evolution and the Victorians'

Emma Swain (Invited speaker)

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk


The question, "What makes us human?" has a perennial fascination. This talk will explore how the Victorians, concerned about the impact of evolution on religious beliefs, considered the boundary between humans and other animals.

Invited to give a public lecture as part of the RDS Library Speaker Series.
Period03 Oct 2018
Held atRoyal Dublin Society, Ireland