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Recent Discussions

Nov. 22: Inaugural "Modern Intellectual History" Lecture, Jesus College, Cambridge

The inaugural Modern Intellectual History lecture, "When George met Bill: Orwell, Empson and the Language of Propaganda”, will be given by Professor Stefan Collini on 22nd November, 2019, 5pm, at Jesus College, Cambridge. A wine reception will follow, and tickets are available here:

CONFERENCE: registration open for 'Bentham's Political Economy', 16-17 December 2019, UCL

Bentham’s Political Economy: ‘Happiness—enjoyment—not money, is or ought to be the ultimate object of the legislator’s care’.

A conference exploring the seminal economic thought of philosopher and reformer Jeremy Bentham, to be held at UCL on 16 –17 December 2019

CFP Special Issue: 60th Anniversary of Nigerian Independence (Journal of West African History)

CALL FOR PAPERS: DEADLINE EXTENDED: Journal of West African History, Volume 6, Issue 2 (October 2020): Special Issue: 60th Anniversary of Nigerian Independence

Deadline: December 15th, 2019

Founding Editor-in-chief: Nwando Achebe

Editors: Trevor Getz, Saheed Aderinto, Harry Odamtten, and Vincent Hiribarren

Book Review Editors: Mark Deets and Ndubueze Mbah