Workshop on Late Modern Philosophy
The BU Workshop on Late Modern Philosophy is an annual forum for presenting new work on late-eighteenth through early-twentieth-century philosophy.
THEME FOR 2023 WORKSHOP:
The 2023 workshop will focus on Optimism, Pessimism, and Meaning in Life.
The workshop provides speakers with an opportunity to receive constructive feedback on work in progress. Papers are distributed in advance and should be read prior to the workshop. At the workshop, the participants give brief summaries of their papers; this is followed by an hour of discussion per paper.
The workshop is open to the public. Everyone is welcome to attend.
2011 Workshop: Philosophical Psychology
2012 Workshop: The Unconscious
2013 Workshop: History
2014 Workshop: Metaphilosophy
2016 Workshop: Humor
2017 Workshop: Nihilism
2018 Workshop: Fanaticism
2019 Workshop: Naturalism
2021 Workshop: Self-Knowledge
2023 Workshop Schedule