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Book Launch: Vincenzo Ferrone, The Enlightenment and the Rights of Man
Friday, 25 October, 2019
From the rights of man to human rights
Voltaire historien de la littérature
Wednesday, 16 October, 2019
Appel à communications: Journées Voltaire, Paris, Sorbonne Université, 11-12 juin 2020. Organisées par Nicholas Cronk et Jean-Alexandre Perras.
The Sous-Oeuvre and Digital Scholarly Editing: Voltaire in Beckett’s Books
Monday, 23 September, 2019
The Voltaire Foundation and Wolfson Digital Research Cluster cordially invite you to a special lecture on Thursday, 17 October, 5pm, in the Leonard Wolfson Auditorium, Wolfson College.
Besterman Lecture 2019: ‘Rule-mania in Enlightenment Paris’ by Professor Lorraine Daston
Wednesday, 18 September, 2019
The Voltaire Foundation warmly invites you to the 2019 Besterman Lecture: ‘Rule-mania in Enlightenment Paris’ by
Enlightenment Workshop 2020 - Programme
Wednesday, 18 September, 2019
The programme for the next Enlightenment Workshop series is now available (also as a pdf for download here):
Enlightenment Projects: Conference at St John’s College, 30th September - 2nd October 2019
Wednesday, 18 September, 2019
“Enlightenment Projects” is the first international conference and workshop event organised by The Berlin-Oxfor
George Rousseau lecture
Wednesday, 6 March, 2019
The first George Rousseau Lecture, ‘Liberty as equality: Rousseau and Roman constitutionalism’, will be delivered by Professor Dan Edelstein of Stanford University.
Enlightenment workshop
Thursday, 8 November, 2018
The Enlightenment Workshop is a series of seminars in the Spring and Summer (Hilary and Trinity) Terms at the Voltaire Foundation. The convenors in 2019 are Nicholas Cronk (St Edmund Hall) and Avi Lifschitz (Magdalen College).
Maria Theresa workshop
Friday, 19 January, 2018
Tercentenary workshop on the Habsburg empress and her time.
Besterman lectures
Friday, 5 May, 2017
The Voltaire Foundation organises a variety of events, the highlight being the annual Besterman Lectures.