Classes

If you would like to hear Nuri natter on about smelly things this page will house all of your opportunities to do so. Nuri conducts online (and hopefully one day) in-person talks on a variety of subjects related to scent and death. If you would like to book Nuri, contact her here.

July 2021


 [online]: The Babylonian Roots to Early Middle Eastern Perfumery

Monday, July 26th , 2021

June 2021


 [online]: From Plague Preservative to Perfume

Monday, June 14th , 2021

May 2021


 [online]: Tapputi Belatekallim, The First Perfumer

Monday, May 17th , 2021

 [online]: Is Death Positivity a Form of Death Denial?

Tuesday, May 4th , 2021

April 2021


 [online]: The Scent of Gan Eden: Olfaction in Judaism 

Monday, April 26th , 2021

March 2021


 [online]: Smells, Miasma Theory, and Public Health

Monday, February 15th , 2021

February 2021


 [online]: From Plague Preservative to Perfume

Monday, February 15th , 2021

January 2021


[online]: Scent Culture Theory 101

Monday, January 11th , 2021

[online]: Smells like Xenophobia: An Olfactive History of Otherness

Monday, January 25th, 2021

Past Classes

2020


November 16: Scent Culture Theory 101

September 15: Xenophobia: An Olfactory History of Otherness

August 3 : Smells Like Xenophobia: An Olfactive History of Otherness

June 23 : The Putrid and the Divine: The Magical Scent of Christian Saints

May 11: Scent and Public Health: Part Two; Smells and Miasma Theory

May 4: Scent and Public Health Part One: From Plague Preservative to Perfume


Want to learn more about Scent & Society at the Institute of Art and Olfaction?