Hello all! This is a general call for contributors and columnists for the Cato Institute’s Libertarianism.org, where I am the Editor for History. We are accepting contributions on a wide range of subjects touching the history of classical liberalism and radical libertarianism, from straightforward political and intellectual history to individualist cultural and social history.
Wilhelm von Humboldt’s political Thought
Wilhelm von Humboldt (1787-1835) as a person, and his ideas, still fascinate scholars from different disciplines, from Philosophy, to Linguistics or philosophical Anthropology, and are objects of their research. In the Italian scientific panorama new publications and studies testify this constant interest for the work of Humboldt, which has never been abandoned, as for instance the edition of Carrano, Massimilla e Tessitore, Wilhelm von Humboldt, duecentocinquant’anni dopo.
THE HERZOG ERNST FELLOWSHIP Programme
In September 2016, Bielefeld University was awarded a major national grant for a collaborative research center (Sonderforschungsbereich) on “Practices of Comparing.” This collaborative endeavor brings together an interdisciplinary group of scholars from five different faculties (history, literature, philosophy, law, and pol
King Croesus and the Pythia of Delphi, Frederick Barbarossa and Hildegard of Bingen, Ronald Reagan and Joan Quigley: At all times, political actors had contact with supposedly prophetic and otherwise clairvoyant persons. Without wanting to promote any conspiracy theories one can argue, with P.-C.
We invite papers for this conference to be held at the Centre for African Studies at the University of Cape Town on 22-23 April 2019.
On Friday, October 26, 2018, at the Newberry Library in Chicago, the Symposium on Comparative Early Modern Legal History will be presenting a conference on “Arguing for the Rule of Law: Using the Hebrew Bible and Caricatures of Foreigners in British and Spanish America.”
Panel Discussion with Professor Wael Hallaq on his recent book at LSE, October 4, 2018.
Sponsored by the London Comparative Political Theory Workshop, King's College London and London School of Economics.
• Organized by the Heidelberg Centre for Transcultural Studies (HCTS), Heidelberg University http://www.asia-europe.uni-heidelberg.de/en/hcts.html
• Date: November 22-24, 2018
• Venue: Room 212, Heidelberg Centre for Transcultural Studies (HCTS), Building 4400, Voßstr. 2, 69117 Heidelberg
In Search of the Global Impact of Asian Aesthetics on American Art and Material Culture, University of Delaware-Winterthur Museum, October 12-14, 2018