Co-sponsored Event: Cosmopolitanism and the Enlightenment

Co-sponsored Event: Cosmopolitanism and the Enlightenment

Early Modern Studies Institute and the Huntington Library
  • Dates:
    Friday, December 13, 2013
    Saturday, December 14, 2013
  • Time:
    All Day
  • Venue:
    Huntington Library
  • Cost:
    Registration Fee

Summary:

This interdisciplinary conference explores the possibilities and contradictions of the "cosmopolitan ideal," one of the key legacies of the European Enlightenment.  

Description:

Cosmopolitanism and the Enlightenment

This interdisciplinary conference explores the possibilities and contradictions of the "cosmopolitan ideal," one of the key legacies of the European Enlightenment.  

Conveners:  Joan-Pau Rubiés (Universitat Pompeu Fabra) and Neil Safier (University of British Columbia)

Friday's session will be at the Clark Library; Saturday's session is at the Huntington.

Program and Registration information.

This conference is funded by the Huntington's William French Smith Endowment and is co-sponsored by the USC-Huntington Early Modern Studies Institute, the UCLA Center for 17th- and 18th-Century Studies, and the William Andrews Clark Memorial Library.

  • Britta Bothe
  • University of Southern California
  • Taper Hall 353
  • 3501 Trousdale Parkway #255
  • Los Angeles, CA 90089-4353