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CFP: Lost Voices: Founding Mothers of Contemporary Philosophy

Call for Papers for a special issue of British Journal for the History of Philosophy The history of contemporary philosophy is generally presented by its historians as a field founded entirely by men, with no prominent female contributors until figures … Continue reading

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Charles Wollstonecraft – by Wayne Bodle

This is the second of a series of posts by Wayne Bodle on the lives and works of the Wollstonecraft family in America.  The disappearance of Nancy Wollstonecraft’s botanical pictures may have been due to   “careless spelling,” a common enough … Continue reading

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“Wollstonecrafts in America” Guest post by Wayne Bodle

A few weeks ago I announced here the discovery of a Cuban botanical book by Mary Wollstonecraft’s sister in law, Nancy, as well as an article by her in the Boston Monthly entitled ‘On the Natural Rights of Women’. A … Continue reading

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CfP: Tilburg-Groningen Workshop on Women in the History of Analytic Philosophy

**2nd CfP: Tilburg-Groningen Workshop on Women in the History of Analytic Philosophy** The history of philosophy is generally presented as a history of male thinkers, and the history of analytic philosophy is no exception. From the birth of analytic philosophy … Continue reading

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Women in Modern Philosophy in Rio

  Registration is now opened for the following. Looks like an exciting conference! Women in Modern Philosophy An International Conference to be held at Rio de Janeiro State University – UERJ Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 17-20, June 2019 Keynote speakers: … Continue reading

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Workshop on RĀBI‘A AL-‘ADAWIYYA at Paderborn

PHILOSOPHY AND ISLAMIC MYSTICISM: RĀBI‘A AL-‘ADAWIYYA   2-3 MAY 2019 WORKSHOP | 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM The diversity project In der Philosophie zu Hause (At Home in Philosophy) is organizing a workshop on Islamic mysticism in cooperation with the Center for the … Continue reading

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An Exciting ‘New Discovery’: Anne Wollstonecraft, Botanist and Women’s Rights Writer

Note: It has come to my attention that Nancy W and her manuscript were in fact discovered quite a while ago by Wayne Bodle of Indiana University of Pennsylvania. Watch this space for more details soon! This week the Wollstonecratian … Continue reading

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