Tuesday23Apr 2019

Women and Liberty, 1600-1800

Philosophical Essays

Tuesday, April 23, 2019 5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
2019-04-23 17:00 2019-04-23 20:00 America/Los_Angeles Women and Liberty, 1600-1800 AF 209C Schoolsfirst Federal Credit Union Conference Suite - Argyros Forum 209C Carol Campos cacampos@chapman.edu

Free to attend

AF 209C

Schoolsfirst Federal Credit Union Conference Suite - Argyros Forum 209C

General Public

Everyone is welcome to attend

You are invited to the Lecture: "Women and Liberty, 1600-1800: Philosophical Essays"

April 23, 2019 • 5:00 - 6:30 PM • AF209C

Reception at 6:30 PM


Karen DetlefsenBio: Karen Detlefsen is Professor of Philosophy and Education at the University of Pennsylvania. Her research focuses on early modern philosophy, including the history of philosophy of science, the history and philosophy of education, and women in the history of philosophy. She has published on a wide range of figures, including Astell, Cavendish, Conway, Descartes, Du Châtelet, Hobbes, Leibniz, Malebranche, and Wolff, covering topics in metaphysics, the natural sciences, ethics and political philosophy. She has held grants from the National Science Foundation, the American Council of Learned Society, the Australian Research Council, and the Social Sciences and Humanities Council of Canada.

Jacqueline BroadBio: Jacqueline Broad is Associate Professor of Philosophy in the School of Philosophical, Historical, and International Studies at Monash University, Melbourne, Australia. Her main area of expertise is early modern philosophy. Her recent books include The Philosophy of Mary Astell (Oxford University Press, 2015) and an edited volume (with Karen Detlefsen) Women and Liberty, 1600-1800: Philosophical Essays (Oxford University Press, 2017).  She is currently working on a two-volume edition of the correspondence of women philosophers of the early modern period, for publication with Oxford's New Histories of Philosophy series.


You can contact the event organizer, Carol Campos at cacampos@chapman.edu or (714) 516-4548.

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