Dates

Spinoza’s Natural Philosophy and the Idea of the Human Individual

Thursday 10. – Friday 11. May 2018

ENS Lyon

Workshop of the FWF-project P 29072-G24 on Spinoza on the Concept of the Human Life Form 

 

Past Talks
  • ‘Against objectivity: Metametaphysical pluralism and the early modern canon’

Talk by Barnaby Hutchins on 12 December 2017 at the Sarton Centre, Ghent.

  •   Prof. Dr. Michael Rosenthal: “Sovereign Decisions: The Will and the Law in the Ethics and the TTP”

Talk by Prof. Dr. Michael Rosenthal of Washington University Seattle on 16 Oktober 2017 at University of Klagenfurt.

  • Monster, Götter und geistvolle Papageien. Naturphilosophische Klassifikationssysteme in der frühen Neuzeit.

Sarah Tropper gave a talk on Monster, Götter und geistvolle Papageien. Naturphilosophische Klassifikationssysteme in der frühen Neuzeit on June 1, 2017, at the Symposium ‘Philosophie und Wissenschaft in der frühen Neuzeit’, University of Graz.

  • Spinoza on the Good Life for Humans

Ursula Renz gave a talk on Spinoza on the Good Life for Humans on June 11, 2017, at a Conference on “Being Human: The History of a Concept” at the University of Toronto.

For more information please visit: Philosophy Toronto

  • God, Man, and Being Alive: How to Understand Spinoza’s Metaphysics, while Taking Human Life Seriously?

Workshop of the FWF-project P 29072-G24 on Spinoza on the Concept of the Human Life Form 

Monday 26.6. – Wednesday 28.6.2017

Papers will be presented by: Michael Della Rocca (Yale University), Roman Schmid (Alpen-Adria Universität Klagenfurt), Robert Schnepf (Martin-Luther-Universität Halle-Wittenberg), Ursula Renz (Alpen-Adria Universität Klagenfurt), Karolina Huebner (University of Toronto), Barnaby Hutchins (Alpen-Adria Universität Klagenfurt), Philip Waldner (Alpen-Adria Universität Klagenfurt), Sarah Tropper (Alpen-Adria Universität Klagenfurt), Sanem Soyarslan (North Carolina State University)

  • Winch’s Lectures on Spinoza

Sarah Tropper will be giving a talk on Winch’s Lectures on Spinoza on July 2, 2017, at the Conference ‘Truth in Politics and Metaphysics: Celebrating the Work of Peter Winch’, King’s College London.

  • Collegium Spinozanum II (University of Groningen)  

4.7.2017 (15.00-17.00) Oliver Istvan Toth (Eotvos Lorand University / Alpen-Adria Universität Klagenfurt): Spinoza’s theory of intellect: Alexandrian, Averroist, Themistian or Cartesian?

6.7.2017 (11.30-12.50) Philip Waldner (Alpen-Adria Universität Klagenfurt): Spinoza on the forces of law: a political perspective

7.7.2017 (11.30-13.00) Sarah Tropper (Alpen-Adria Universität Klagenfurt): ‘Form’ as a Limiting Term in Spinoza’s Conception of Species

For more information please visit: Collegium Spinozanum II