Activities

Some past and future activities in research, teaching and outreach connected to the project:

2019
– June 21st: co-organisation (with Angela Martin, UniFr & Nenad Stojanovic, UniGe) of a workshop on Discrimination and Affirmative Action with Kasper Lippert-Rasmussen (Aarhus)
– May: working visit of Kamila Pacovská and Ondrej Beran (Centre for Ethics, Pardubice)
– March: translation week on James Dundas’ manuscript “Idea philosophiæ moralis” with Prof. Alexander Broadie, Glasgow
– March: co-organisation (with James Foster, USF) of the annual ISSP conference “Tolerance, Sociability and Solidarity” in Lausanne
– Spring term: Seminar “How to Face Evil: Forgiveness, Love and Tolerance”

2018
– September: organisation of the conference “Tolerance in seventeenth- and eighteenth-century Scottish and English philosophy and theology” in Lausanne
– Autumn term: Seminar “The Reception of Stoicism in Early Modern Moral Philosophy”

– April: translation week on James Dundas’ manuscript “Idea philosophiæ moralis” with Prof. Alexander Broadie, Glasgow
– March: research presentations by team members at the conference “The Scottish Tradition: Explaining its Rise, Understanding its Legacy” in Princeton
– March: co-organisation with the University of Geneva, of the workshop “John Bowlin: Tolerance among the Virtues” in Geneva and Lausanne
– Spring term: Seminar “Religion and Morality”

2017
– November: co-organisation with the Universities of Berne & ZHAW, of the workshop “Interdisziplinäre Diskriminierungsforschung in der Schweiz: Wozu und wie?” in Berne
– November: translation week on James Dundas’ manuscript “Idea philosophiæ moralis” with Prof. Alexander Broadie, Glasgow
– October: co-organisation of the workshop “Studying the Enlightenment. Perspectives from Intellectual History and the History of Philosophy” in Lausanne
– September: organisation of the workshopTolérance, liberté de conscience et affaires du consensus: Théologie et philosophie en Suisse romande aux 17e et 18e siècles” in Lausanne. Click here for the Programme.
– Autumn term: Lecture course “The Scottish Enlightenment”

– June: research presentations by team members at the conference “Définir l’hétérodoxie dans le protestantisme, entre Eglises et Etats” in Lyon
– June: research presentations by team members at the symposium “History of Scottish Theology” in Edinburgh
– March: translation week on James Dundas’ manuscript “Idea philosophiæ moralis” with Prof. Alexander Broadie, Glasgow
– Spring term: seminar “Tolerance in contemporary philosophy: Recent texts”
– Spring term: several contributions by invited researchers to a lecture series on “Tolerance, Intolerance and Discrimination” in Lausanne

2016
– December: research presentation by team members at the symposium “History of Scottish Theology” in Edinburgh
– December: research presentations by team members at the conference “Conscience” in Berne
– October: translation week on James Dundas’ manuscript “Idea philosophiæ moralis” with Prof. Alexander Broadie, Glasgow
– September: organisation of the conference “Hutcheson: Philosophy and Context”, Lausanne
– Autumn term: seminar “Tolerance in early modern philosophy: Spinoza, Locke and Bayle”