Philosophy of History

Venue: Room N304, 3rd floor, IHR, North block, Senate House

Time: Thursday 17:30

Convenors: Robert Burns (Goldsmiths), Helena Hammond (Roehampton), Mark Mason (Chichester) and Kalle Pihlainen (Åbo, Finland).

Autumn Term 2017
DateSeminar details
5 October
17:30
‘Narrative Ordering and Explanation’
Mary Morgan (London School of Economics)
IHR Seminar Room N304, Third Floor, IHR

2 November
17:30
Open to all: ‘Round-Table Debate/Discussion concerning the Nature of Philosophy of History and the Role of the Seminar in relation to it’
IHR Seminar Room N304, Third Floor, IHR

16 November
17:30
‘Undisciplined and Punished: Assessing the Reception of Hayden White’
Paul Roth (Distinguished Professor, University of California, Santa Cruz)
IHR Seminar Room N304, Third Floor, IHR

30 November
17:30
‘Fin de Siècle: On the Psychopathology of Historicized Life’
Martin Davies (Emeritus Reader in the History of the European Enlightenment, University of Leicester)
IHR Seminar Room N304, Third Floor, IHR

14 December
17:30
‘The Laboratory of Historical Studies: An Empirical Approach to Philosophy of History’
Herman Paul (Associate Professor of Historical Theory, Leiden University)
IHR Seminar Room N304, Third Floor, IHR