A series of seminars, entitled "Dialogues with Hume", will be held throughout the year.
All seminars will be held in the Institute for Advanced Studies in the Humanities, Hope Park Square, Edinburgh EH8 9NW.
All are welcome.
Please email IASH to book.
Full details of the seminar series are available on the Institute for Advanced Studies in the Humanities (IASH) webite.
Conversation: And the Reception of David HumeTuesday 25 January 2011, 4pm
Emeritus Professor Peter Jones, Philosophy, The University of Edinburgh.
Gathering UncertaintiesTuesday 1 March 2011, 4pm
A conversation between playwright Linda McLean and Professor Susan Manning, English Literature, The University of Edinburgh. Linda McLean is 2010/11 IASH/Traverse Creative Fellow and has been commissioned to write a play related to Hume during her residency.
Hume and Searle: The 'Is/Ought' Gap vs Speech Act TheoryTuesday 5 April 2011, 4pm
Professor Daniel Schulthess, Philosophy, The University of Neuchâtel.
Hume's Intellectual Development: An OverviewTuesday 3 May 2011, 4pm
Dr James Harris, Philosophy, The University of St Andrews.
Reason, Induction, and Causation in Hume's PhilosophyFriday 17 June 2011, 4pm
A dialogue between Professor Don Garrett (New York University and Carnegie Centenary Professor, IASH) and Dr Peter Millican (Hertford College, Oxford and Illumni Hume Fellow, IASH).
For further information on all events, please contact the Institute for Advanced Studies in the Humanities.
Institute for Advanced Studies in the Humanities
The University of Edinburgh
Tel: +44 (0)131 650 4671
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This article was published on Jan 17, 2011