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Review of The Social and Political Philosophy of Mary Wollstonecraft

Hypatia Reviews Online Sandrine Bergès and Alan Coffee (editors) The Social and Political Philosophy of Mary Wollstonecraft OXFORD: OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS, 2016 (ISBN 978-0-19-876684-1) Reviewed by Catherine Packham, 2018 These essays are best read as examples, often admirable, of what … Continue reading

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CFA: Agency in Early Modern Philosophy Workshop

Agency in Early Modern Philosophy Workshop 27–28 September 2018 UCD School of Philosophy University College Dublin Keynote Speaker: Jacqueline Broad (Monash) Website: https://agencyinemp.wixsite.com/home This workshop aims to bring together scholars who work on agency in early modern philosophy from a … Continue reading

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Hypatia word limit increased

This  is good news for feminist historians of philosophy (previously the limit was 8000 including notes and references): Hypatia has increased the word limit for articles and musings (made possible by policy changes our publishers have made). We will now … Continue reading

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Elisabeth of Bohemia and Herford Prize

The Centre for the History of Women Philosophers and Scientists  Announces  the first Ulrike Detmers Elisabeth of Bohemia and Herford Prize The prize of €3,000 is awarded for outstanding work on the philosopher Princess Elisabeth of Bohemia, Abbess of Herford (1618-1680). Award committee: Prof. … Continue reading

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CFP: Women in Science

Transversal: International Journal for the Historiography of Science http://www.historiographyofscience.org/index.php/transversal   Call for Papers   Women in Sciences: Historiography of Science and History of Science – Special Issue on the Work of Women in Sciences and Philosophy • Special Issue Guest Editors: … Continue reading

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Dutch Seminar in Early Modern Philosophy (#DSEMP18) (Utrecht, NL)

Note that although this is a general Early Modern conference, 5 out of the 13 papers are about women philosophers! Correct me if I’m wrong, but this might be a first. Papers on Conway, Grouchy, Chatelet (2), and Avila. Thank … Continue reading

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Diversity Reading List

The Diversity Reading List site, advertised here two years ago,  has recently be done up and you can help make it even better by sending your suggestions here. Making sure that a solid proportion of the readings in one’s class … Continue reading

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