Panel on Edgeworth at ECSSS, Glasgow, 17 – 21 July 2018
July 17 @ 12:00 am - July 21 @ 11:59 pm
Eighteenth-Century Scottish Studies Society Conference 2018
Panel: “Maria Edgeworth and Scottish Enlightenment Networks”
Maria Edgeworth’s involvement with Scottish Enlightenment thinking has long been recognized, but much yet remains to be discovered about the extent, complexity and implications of her engagement with the ideas of Adam Smith, David Hume, William Hunter, Hugh Blair, Dugald Stewart and other philosophers, scientists and writers from that era.
ECSSS (the Eighteenth-Century Scottish Studies Society) will meet at the University of Glasgow from 17 to 21 July 2018. The conference theme is “Networks of Enlightenment.” More information can be found at http://tinyurl.com/y9nyx5vq