Spinoza in His Time and Ours

Monday, October 27, 2008  6:15pm The Heyman Center, Second Floor Common Room


Free and open to the public

No registration required

First come, first seated

Susan James, Professor of Philosophy at Birkbeck University of London and editor and author of numerous publications, and Jonathan Israel, Modern European History Professor at the Institute for Advanced Study and author of numerous books, including Enlightenment Contested, will assess the continuing relevance of Spinoza and how his political thought might still speak to us today.


  • Jonathan Israel

    Professor of Modern European History

    School of Historical Studies, Institute for Advanced Study


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