Prof. Dr. Michael Leslie
In September 2012, Prof. Dr. Michael Leslie, Rhodes College, Memphis, Tennessee (USA) was Visiting-Scholar at the CGL. In the context of the international symposium "Gardening and Knowledge. Landscape Design and the Sciences in the Early Modern Period", hosted by the CGL in collaboration with the International Center for Science and Technology (IZWT) of the Bergischen Universität Wuppertal (September 17 -19) in Hannover, he gave the public evening talk "The Uneasy Paradise: Why couldn't John Evelyn Complete the Elysium Britannicum?".