MIT School of Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences - Great Ideas Change the World

Technology and Enlightenment:
Exhibit on Diderot's 18th century Encyclopédie

A recently opened MIT Libraries' exhibit explores one of the most important and controversial publications of the eighteenth century, Diderot's Encyclopédie, ou Dictionnaire raisonne des sciences, des arts et des metiers.


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MIT Multimedia

Full interview with Kristel Smentek

Full interview with Jeffrey S. Ravel