Category Archives: Calls for Papers

CfP: Eighth Annual RefoRC Conference 2018

CfP: Eighth Annual RefoRC Conference 2018 24-26 May 2018, University of Warsaw The Reformation was closely tied to the renovation of educational models from its very beginning. By questioning the model of the medieval university and establishing new pedagogical solutions, early modern scholars and teachers shaped subsequent generations of clergy and laity, enabling them to work […]

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CfP: Inclusion and Exclusion in the History of Ideas

CfP: Inclusion and Exclusion in the History of Ideas 14-15 December 2017, Helsinki Centre for Intellectual History The Helsinki Centre for Intellectual History invites paper and panel proposals for its first international conference, which will take place 14-15 December 2017. Papers and panels should address intellectual history, broadly speaking, and relate to the general conference theme […]

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CfP: Natures and Spaces of Enlightenment

CfP: Natures and Spaces of Enlightenment (The David Nichol Smith Seminar in Eighteenth-Century Studies XVI) 13-15 December 2017, Griffith University and the University of Queensland A preoccupation with the idea and use of ‘nature’ was an important characteristic of the Enlightenment. Long considered a pivotal moment in the development of modernity, the Enlightenment is now […]

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CfP: Histories of Anthropology: Transforming Knowledge and Power (1870-1970)

CfP: Histories of Anthropology: Transforming Knowledge and Power (1870-1970) 18-19 September 2017 “Histories of Anthropology: Transforming Knowledge and Power (1870-1970)” will be held at the University of Cambridge on 18-19 September 2017. The conference committee is currently accepting abstracts (max. 300 words) until 20 May 2017. The remit for the conference is broad and covers […]

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CfP: Political Philosophy and its History: Leo Strauss and Beyond

CfP: Political Philosophy and its History: Leo Strauss and Beyond 6-7 December 2017, KU Leuven Leo Strauss is widely considered one of the most influential and controversial thinkers of 20th century. He is best known for providing insightful and challenging studies of several canonical thinkers in the history of political philosophy (Plato, Aristotle Machiavelli, Hobbes, Locke, […]

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CfP: Singular Acts: The Role of the Individual in the Transformation of Collective Culture

CfP: Singular Acts: The Role of the Individual in the Transformation of Collective Culture 16 November 2017, The Warburg Institute The Warburg Institute will host its second Postgraduate Symposium on 16 November 2017. This year’s Symposium focuses on particular personalities who acted for or against historical and cultural change. The Early Modern period saw seismic […]

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CfP: Epistemic Vices: Continuities and Discontinuities, 1600-2000

CfP: Epistemic Vices: Continuities and Discontinuities, 1600-2000 25-26 January 2018, Leiden University Impartiality, objectivity, honesty, and accuracy are qualities that generations of scholars have regarded as necessary for the pursuit of scholarly inquiry. Philosophers call them epistemic virtues, because these virtues facilitate the pursuit of epistemic aims such as knowledge and understanding of reality. As such, […]

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CFP: Republicanism in the History of Political Philosophy and Today

CFP: Republicanism in the History of Political Philosophy and Today (3rd Biennial Ideas in Politics Conference) 3-4 November 2017, Charles University, Prague Hosted by the Institute of Political Studies, Faculty of Social Sciences, the School of International Relations and Diplomacy, and the Anglo-American University Center for Political Philosophy, Ethics and Religion at Charles University, Prague. The current surge of political populism […]

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CFP: Fractured States: Eighth Annual London Graduate Conference in the History of Political Thought

CFP: Fractured States: Eighth Annual London Graduate Conference in the History of Political Thought 29-30 June 2017, University College London Announcing the Call for Papers for the 8th Annual London Graduate Conference in the History of Political Thought. The conference keynote address will be delivered by Annabel Brett (Cambridge), and the closing roundtable features Valentina […]

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CFP: Rethinking Crisis

CFP: Rethinking Crisis, Early Career Conference (Crisis, extremes and Apocalypse Research Network) 13-14 June 2017, University of Oxford We live in tumultuous times. From the spread of the Islamic State to the prospect of technology running amok, the growth of social inequalities to the rejection of traditional political institutions alongside a populist resurgence, irrevocable ecological damage […]

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