The Hume Society

Stimulating Scholarship on the Writings of David Hume

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Hume Society session at 2024 World Congress of Philosophy (Rome)

The Hume Society is delighted to announce its inaugural participation in the World Congress of Philosophy, which is being held this year in Rome. The overall workshop will be two hours--one hour per session in the program below--on 6 August 2024 (precise timing TBD). We'll update this information in the coming months with more details, including talk titles, as they become available. Please contact Enrico Galvagni with any questions about the Hume Society session: For information about the World Congress itself, please visit its website.

Workshop: Recent Work on Hume’s Philosophy
Organizer & Chair: Enrico Galvagni (University of St Andrews)

Session 1: Hume on Mind and Knowledge

Tamás Demeter (Corvinus University of Budapest/HUN-REN Research Centre for the Humanities)
Marina Frasca-Spada (University of Cambridge)
Dan O'Brien (Oxford Brookes University)

Session 2: Hume on Passion and Virtue

Adéla Rádková (Charles University Prague)
Lorenzo Greco (Università degli Studi dell'Aquila)
Åsa Carlsson (Stockholm University)

14th Annual NYC Workshop in Early Modern Philosophy

The 14th Annual NYC Workshop in Early Modern Philosophy will take place 27-28 April 2024. The workshop themes are Kant, Smith, and the Scottish Enlightenment. To register, contact For more information, visit the conference website.

50th International Hume Society Conference

Oxford, United Kingdom

July 1 - July 6, 2024