IAPh 2021: 18th-Century Women Philosophers

In our session on the history of philosophy at the IAPh 2021, four scholars from Brasil will speak on 18th-century women philosophers like Madame de Stael, Maria Firmina dos Reis, Wollstonecraft and Émilie Du Châtelet - register now to listen in!

  • Eveline Groot, Erasmus University Rotterdam, The Netherlands: “Germaine de Staël‘s Philosophy of Sensibility”
  • Lussandra Barbosa de Carvalho, Universidade Federal do Maranhão, Brasil: “Madame de Stael and Maria Firmina dos Reis: different paths towards freedom”
  • Sarah Bonfim, Universidade Estadual de Campinas, Brasil: “First Principles and simple truths: The Path to Women´s emancipation in Wollstonecraft´s Rights of Women”
  • Clara Carus, Paderborn University, Germany: “Chatelet on Space and Time”
  • Katerina Ribeiro Peixoto, Universidade Estadual do Rio de Janeiro, Brasil :”‘Rational and free bees’: On Du Chatelet‘s Comment and Translation of Mandeville”
  • Nitieli Seixas da Silva, Universidade Federal de Santa Maria, Brasil: “An epistemology for the first principles of Du Chatelet‘s ‚Institutions‘”

Find out more about the IAPh conference and register here to attend.

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