What we do
The Groningen Centre for Medieval and Early Modern Thought aims to foster research and academic cooperation intended to investigate how medieval legacies affected the shaping of early modern thought and how modernity developed in new original ways medieval themes and problems.
The Centre promotes research able to uncover the multifaceted nature of medieval and early modern philosophical debates, their interconnections with other areas of the history of philosophy and science, and how their legacy might still affect today’s philosophical debates.
- June, 4-5 "Substance in Early Modern Scholasticism"
- July 3-6: Summer School: The Challenge of Natural Teleology: Final Causes from Aristotle to Darwin (second edition)
- July 9-12: HOPOS Conference
- September 28-30: Groningen-Berlin-Toronto-Harvard workshop @Harvard University
- December 2-23: MOOC "The Scientific Revolution: Understanding the Roots of Modern Science" (3rd run)
- May: Dutch Seminar in Early Modern Philosophy VI @Groningen (details and cfp to be announced by Sept. 2018)
- June: Summer School: “Understanding the Past Today: Methodologies in the History of Philosophy” – Second Edition (details to be announced by Nov. 2019)
- July 2-5: Collegium Spinozanum: An International Summer School on Spinoza and Spinozisms in their historical and philosophical contexts – Third Edition (details to be announced by Nov. 2019)
Call for Papers
Call for papers for the Dutch Seminar VI, the Methodology Summer School and the Collegium Spinozanum will open in fall 2019. Please visit this website regularly for further updates.
Tamer Nawar: "Relativism in Ancient Philosophy" (NWO – Veni scheme, 2017-2021)
Doina Cristina Rusu: "Manipulating Spiritual Matter. How Did Early Modern Science Become Experimental?" (NWO – Veni scheme, 2016-2020)
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