Hume Conference

Organiser: Felix Waldmann, Christ’s College, Cambridge

Thursday 22 June, 1.45 pm – 5.50 pm

Institute for Advanced Studies in the Humanities, 2 Hope Park Square, Edinburgh

Provisional schedule:

1.45 pm           Opening Remarks

Session 1         Chair: Nicholas Phillipson (Edinburgh)

2.00 pm           Thomas Ahnert (Edinburgh): ‘Hume and the Moderate Presbyterians’

2.35 pm           James Harris (St Andrews): ‘Hume and John Wilkes’

3.10 pm           Discussion

3.40 pm           Tea Break

Session 2         Chair: Catherine Jones (Aberdeen)

4.10 pm           Robin Mills (UCL): ‘Hume, Beattie, Forbes’

4.45 pm           Felix Waldmann (Cambridge): ‘Hume and the Seymour Conway family’

5.20 pm           Discussion

5.50 pm           Reception