edited by Tommaso Ghezzani and Clément Poupard
May 15th 2023 (abstract) | May 31st 2024 (article)
October 31st 2024
The art of memory encompasses techniques for memorization that have been passed down from classical culture, particularly within the context of rhetorical training. This Focus aims to broaden current historiographical perspectives by examining the uses of mnemonics by individuals engaged in natural-philosophical research, including cases of cross-fertilization between the sciences and the studia humanitatis.