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Stimulating Scholarship on the Philosophy and Writings of David Hume

David Hume Fellowship

Congratulations to Margaret Watkins!

Margaret has been selected as the Hume Fellow at the University of Edinburgh's Institute for Advanced Studies in the Humanities (IASH) for 2018. The title of her project is: Hume’s Essays: Beyond Progress and Decline.


Hume Conference

Providence, Rhode Island

July 17-21, 2017

Those who plan to attend can register here.

The Society is sponsoring its 6th annual Mentoring Workshop for Early Career Scholars. Any early career scholar working in any area of Hume scholarship is eligible to submit some written work and meet with an expert in their area. Those interested should contact Corliss Swain,, by June 2nd, 2017.

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44th International
Hume Society Conference

Providence, Rhode Island USA
July 17-21, 2017
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45th International
Hume Society Conference

Budapest, Hungary
July 24th - 28th, 2018
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