The Fellow colloquium takes place Wednesdays, 4.15-5.45 p.m. in the Green Hall of the Historic Observatory. Guest are welcome.
- 24th October 2018
Tour of the exhibition: „Face the Fact. Scholars(hip) in Portraits“ with the curators Karsten Heck and Christian Vogel
- 7th November 2018, 6:15 p.m.
Public Lecture: Stéphane van Damme (EUI Florence)
Things that talk badly: Collecting Scandalous Antiquities in the Late Eighteenth-Century French Asia
- 14th November 2018
Writing History in Exile: German Scholars of Renaissance in the United States
- 21st November 2018
"One of the Most Dangerous Attractions for the Senses": Modern Jewish Literature and the Taboo of Mixed-Sex Dancing
- 28th November 2018
Lumières on Hume: the "Natural History of Religion" and the French. Comparing Enlightenments
- 5th December 2018
Political Justice and Redefinition of Turkish National Identity
- 12th December 2018, 6:15 p.m.
Public Lecture: Emilio Mazza (Libera Università di Lingue e Comunicazione IULM, Milano)
“Something else too abominable to be nam’d”. David Hume and Greek love
- 9th January 2019
Re-conceptualizing the idea of danger in German police law
- 16th January 2019
Collecting Europe: Russian botanical networks in Western Europe in the second half of the 18th century
- 23rd January 2019
Maria Edgeworth and the optical telegraph: literature, patronage and empire
- 30th January 2019
What Was Ottomanism? Bureaucrats, Dissidents, and the Quest for National Sovereignty in the Late Nineteenth Century
- 8th May 2019
Annelien de Dijn
“The Complacent Enlightenment: Montesquieu on Religion and Politics”
- 15th May 2019
“Urban Citizenship – historic origins, contemporary manifestations, possible futures”
- 22nd May 2019
“Dispelling two or three myths about getting the ERC grant. An applicant's perspective”
- 29th May 2019
Gregory S. Brown
"The Liberal Imagination, Social History and Anglo-American Scholarship on the Enlightenment, 1955-1975"
- 5th June 2019, 6.15 p.m.
Hans-Jörg Rheinberger (co-organised by the Zentrum für Theorie und Methoden der Kulturwissenschaften)
- 12th June 2019
"The Artist's Mark"
- 19th June 2019
“Discovering the Invisible: The Hermeneutics of the French Enlightenment Earth Sciences”
- 26th June 2019
“Laughing with ‘Ostjuden’. Ernst Lubitsch’s early silent movies”