The Centre for the History of European Discourses was incorporated in the Institute for Advanced Studies in the Humanities in August 2015.

The information in this website is therefore out of date but retained for archival and staff purposes.

 
 
Thursday 5 October
7.30pm
Dinner: Antica Fiaschetteria
 
 
 
 
Friday 6 October
8.45
Welcome and coffee
Chair for all sessions: David Saunders
 
9.00
Ian Hunter
The History of Philosophy and the Persona of the Philosopher
 
10.00
Morning coffee
 
10.30
Stephen Gaukroger
Enlightenment Sensibilism and its Implications for the Persona of the Philosopher in the Mid-eighteenth Century:  Some First Thoughts
 
11.30
Dennis Sepper
Familiar and Unfamiliar Personae:  Goethe's Encounters with Philosophy
 
12.30
Lunch
 
2.00
Kasper Risbjerg Eskildsen
Christian Thomasius and the Education of the Enlightenment Philosopher
 
3.00
Afternoon coffee
 
3.30
Martin Mulsow
The Double Persona of Theodor Ludwig Lau
 
 
7.30
Dinner: Il Baghino
 
 
 
 
Saturday 7 October
8.45
Coffee
 
9.00
Catherine Wilson
The Philosopher as Social Critic in the Eighteenth Century
 
10.00
Morning coffee
 
10.30
Laurent Jaffro
The Shaftesburian Concept of Philosophical Education
 
11.30
John H. Zammito 
Médecin-philosoph:  Persona for Radical Enlightenment
 
12.30
Lunch
 
2.00
Sarah Hutton
On Being a ‘Philosophess’: The Persona of the Female Philosopher in Eighteenth-Century England
 
3.00
Afternoon coffee
 
3.30
Conal Condren
Scriblerian Satire of the Philosophic Persona and the Lucianic Legacy of Thomas Hobbes
 
 
 
7.30
Dinner: Tonio
 
 
Sunday 8 October
9.15
Coffee
 
9.30
Thomas Ahnert
Christian Stoicism? The Persona of the ‘Moderate’ Clergyman in the Scottish Enlightenment
 
10.30
Morning coffee
 
11.00
Jeremy Schmidt
The Philosoper-priest:  the Clerical Personae of Samuel Clarke and Joseph Butler
 
12.15
Lunch
 
 

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