Hume Society

Call for Papers






Rome, Italy


June 20-24, 1994


Conference Co-Directors:

Eugenio Lecaldano (Universitą di Roma "La Sapienza")

David Fate Norton (McGill University)


      The Hume Society is pleased to announce a call for papers for the Twenty-first Hume Society Conference to be held at the Universitą degli Studi di Roma "La Sapienza" June 20-24, 1994.  Papers may be on any aspect of Hume's writings, although the conference directors particularly encourage submissions on four themes:


Hume and the Ancient World

Hume and Common Sense Philosophy

Hume and the History and Anatomy of the Passions

The Reception and Study of Hume in Italy


      Papers should be no more than thirty minutes reading length with self-references deleted for blind reviewing;  the author's name should appear only on a front cover sheet. Papers may be in English or Italian,  but an abstract in English is required for all papers.  Submit papers and abstracts in triplicate.


                                   Submissions must be postmarked by October 15, 1993.


Send English language papers to:


Professor Saul Traiger

Executive Secretary of the Hume Society

Department of Philosophy

Occidental College

Los Angeles, CA 90041




Send Italian language papers to:


Professor Eugenio Lecaldano

Dipartimento di Studi Filosofici ed Epistemologici

Universitą degli Studi di Roma "La Sapienza"

Via Nomentana, 118

00161 Roma