- Thursday, 16:30-18:15
Lewis Wade (University of Exeter), Gijs Dreijer (Vrije Universiteit Brussels) and Mallory Hope (Yale University)
Risk and Uncertainty in the Premodern World
Humanity now faces an incredible cluster of hazards that threaten every aspect of life. This series reflects on how premodern societies understood and coped with risk and uncertainty in times of crisis and in everyday life, helping to illuminate our own responses to a changing world.