This conference aims to explore reproduction as a theme to unite diverse strands of film history that are not usually considered in the same frame.
The fourth 'Reproduction on Film' series continues on Wednesdays until 11 March 2015.
Anne Hanley, who recently finished a PhD in the History Faculty, has been appointed to a Junior Research Fellowship at New College, Oxford.
Jesse Olszynko-Gryn and Sarah Bull have been awarded Wellcome Trust research fellowships.
Mary Brazelton will be taking up the new lectureship in Global Studies of Science, Technology and Medicine from September 2015.
Cambridge historians of medicine and biology are using a Wellcome strategic award to take a concerted approach to the history of reproduction. The cross-disciplinary group of researchers will offer fresh perspectives on issues ranging from ancient fertility rites to IVF. Building on a lively field of historical investigation, this will provide a fresh basis for policy and public debate.