Hume Conference

Event date: 
Thursday 22 June
Institute for Advanced Studies in the Humanities, 2 Hope Park Square, Edinburgh

Organiser - Felix Waldmann

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