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Event Information:

  • Thu

    Colloquium: Hobbes: Power, Images and Representation

    Adolfo Ibáñez University, Chile

    10:00 - 10:15 Opening Remarks, by Ignacio Briones, Dean of the School of Government, and Gonzalo Bustamante Director of Fondecyt Research Project no. 1170869.

    10:15 - 11:30 Keynote lecture I:
    Monica Brito Vieira (University of York): Making Up and Making Real: the People as a Representational Fiction

    11:30 - 13:30 Panel I:
    Francesca Rebasti (IHRIM - ENS de Lyon): Hobbes, Paul and the Image of Man’s Life as a Race
    Johan Olsthoorn (Amsterdam and KU Leuven): Hobbes on the Good and the Just

    13:30 - 15:00 Lunch Break

    15:00 - 17:00 Panel II:
    Laurens Apeldoorn (Leiden University, the Netherlands): Hobbes and Constitutional Law
    Juan Vicente Cortés (Alberto Hurtado University): Sciences et État. Le rôle de l’unuversité chez Hobbes

    17:00 -17:20 Coffe Break

    17:20-18:35 Keynote lecture II:
    Eduardo Sabrovsky (Diego Portales University): Thomas Hobbes as a proto-transcendental philosopher: Regarding Leviathan’s Frontispiece

    Adolfo Ibáñez University, Chile, Room: 403-C / Sede de Postgrados [Center for Postgraduate Studies]