Quentin Skinner

Quentin Skinner have broad interests in modern intellectual history, and have also published on a number of philosophical themes, including the nature of interpretation and historical explanation, and on several issues in contemporary political theory, including the concept of political liberty and the character of the State. 

 

LESSONS POSTPONED UNTIL NEW DATE

Programme

ON FREEDOM AND THE STATE

20-22 April 2020
(Click here  to download the programme in pdf)

  1. The neo-classical idea of freedom
  2. Machiavelli: the free state
  3. Hobbes: Picturing the State

The sessions will be in English, from Monday to Wednesday, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

REGISTRATION: mail to dir.cfm@udg.edu

Other Activities

On Tuesday, April 21, at 7 p.m., Quentin Skinner will give a public lecture at Centre Cultural La Mercè entitled “A genealogy of liberty”. 

Free entrance.