Bruce Janacek

 

Bruce Janacek is assistant professor of history at North Central College. He teaches courses in early modern history, history of science and religion and intellectual history. He is completing a book titled "Alchemical Visions: Piety, Privilege and the Revelation of Knowledge in Seventeenth-Century England." His current research interests are in the relationship between historical writing and the rise of scientific thought and the occult tradition in the seventeenth century.