7th Quebec Seminar in Early Modern Philosophy / 7e Séminaire québécois en philosophie moderne
October 13-15, 2016 – Trois-Rivières, Quebec
Deadline for submissions: August 15, 2016
Anglophone keynote speaker: Donald Rutherford (University of California, San Diego)
Francophone keynote speaker: Mogens Laerke (ENS Lyon – CNRS)
Organizers: Syliane Malinowski-Charles (UQTR) and Rodolfo Garau (UQTR / Max Planck Institut Berlin)
Conference Website: www.uqtr.ca/qsemp
The Quebec seminar in early modern philosophy is a bilingual annual conference in the history of early modern philosophy (roughly, the period from Montaigne to Kant). Its specific aim is to foster the exchange of ideas among scholars of early modern philosophy from French and English language, particularly from Canada, the United States, and Europe.
Papers on any topic in the history of early modern philosophy are welcome for presentation at the Quebec Seminar. The reading time should be approximately 45 minutes. In addition, those having presented a paper at the Seminar will be able to publish their contribution (or another) in a new online journal dedicated to EMP, the Working Papers of the Quebec Seminar in Early Modern Philosophy: www.uqtr.ca/sqpm/cahiers.
Please submit an abstract of 500 to 750 words (1 to 1.5 page, single-spaced) no later than August 15, 2016 to Syliane Malinowski-Charles (Syliane.firstname.lastname@example.org) and Rodolfo Garau (email@example.com). All proposals will be evaluated by an ad hoc committee. Travel expenses are at participant’s charge.
NB: People submitting an abstract in English are expected to be able to follow the papers that will be presented in French (and reversely).