Category: Previous Conferences

  Berkeley in Context Redwood Library, Newport, Rhode Island, USA June 13 – 16 2018 Click for the conference abstracts.   Wednesday June 13  09:00 Registration 09:30 Opening of the Conference: Chair: Bertil Belfrage Welcome to Newport: Nancy Kendrick   Morning …

13 – 16 June 2018, International Berkeley Conference: Berkeley In Context, Redwood Library and Athenæum, Newport, RI Read More »

Berkeley’s Philosophy after the Principles and the Three Dialogues Institute of Philosophy, NCU, Toruń, Poland, 23–26 October 2017 Venue: The Petite Fleur Hotel (conference room)   Monday, October 23 09:00     Registration 09:30     Opening of the Conference. Chair: Bertil Belfrage Development …

23-26 October 2017, International Berkeley Conference: Berkeley’s Philosophy after the Principles and the Three Dialogues, Institute of Philosophy, NCU, Toruń, Poland Read More »

Bishop Berkeley’s Querist in Context Moore Institute, NUI Galway May 18-20 2017   Venue: Moore Institute seminar room (G010) Hardiman Reearch Building, NUI Galway   Thursday May 18 13:00   Registration 13:30   Opening of the Conference. 13:45   Bertil Belfrage (Lund University), …

18-20 May 2017, International Berkeley Conference: Bishop Berkeley’s Querist in Context, NUI Galway Read More »

Jennifer Marušić (Brandeis), “Berkeley on the Objects of Perception” Samuel Rickless (UCSD), “Is Shepherd’s Pen Mightier than Berkeley’s Word?” Seth Bordner (Alabama), “The Master Argument: What it is and is not, what it does and does not”

Organizers: Meir Buzaglo and Bertil Belfrage. Monday, April 4 9:30-9:45  Opening of Conference: Bertil Belfrage (Lund) Session One: Georges Dicker (SUNY Brockport), chair 9:45-10:30  Bertil Belfrage (Lund): “George Berkeley’s New Philosophy (after 1721)” 10:45-11:30  Meir Buzaglo (Hebrew U Jerusalem): “An Idealistic View on …

4-7 April 2016, International Berkeley Conference, Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel Read More »

Organizer: Seth Bordner. Melissa Frankel (Carlton University, Canada): “Descartes and Berkeley on Sensory Perception”; response: Genevieve Migely (Cornell College, Iowa) Nathan Sheff (University of Connecticut): “Berkeley’s Dilemma for Temporal Absolutists”; response: Eric Schliesser (University of Ghent) Stephen Daniel (Texas A&M …

7 January 2016, IBS Session, American Philosophical Association, Eastern Division Meeting, Washington, DC. Read More »

Stephen H. Daniel (Texas A&M): “Berkeley and Descartes on How Perception Is Active”; response: Thomas Lennon (Western Ontario) Geoffrey Gorham (Macalester College): “Locke and Berkeley on Time and Succession”; response: Martha Brandt Bolton (Rutgers)

Organized by Peter Larsen, Aisling Crean, and Stefan Storrie, the conference included a tour of Marsh’s Library and a reception at the Royal Irish Academy, and featured the following presentations: Kenneth Pearce (Southern California): “Matter, God, and Nonsense: Berkeley’s Polemic …

April 4-6, 2014, International Berkeley Conference: The Three Dialogues between Hylas and Philonous, Trinity College Dublin, Ireland Read More »

Stefan Storrie (Trinity College Dublin): “Berkeley and Shaftesbury on Moral Motivation”; response: Adam Grzeliński (Nicolaus Copernicus) Don Garrett (New York U): “Extended Ideas in Berkeley and Hume”; response: Don Baxter (Connecticut)

Organized by Bertil Belfrage and Milowit Kuniński, the conference featured the following presentations: Wolfgang Breidert (Karlsruhe): “Immaterialism and Illusionism: Berkeley in Poetry–A Continuation” Bertil Belfrage (Lund): “Berkeley’s Three Dialogues in the Context of His Works 1709-1733” Mykolas Drunga (Vytautas Magnus, …

Aug. 19-22, 2013, International Berkeley Conference: The 300th Anniversary of the Publication of Three Dialogues between Hylas and Philonous, Collegium Maius, Jagiellonian University, Kraków, Poland Read More »