Isaac Newton and his Reception – Ghent (Belgio), 15-18/3/2012

Isaac Newton and his Reception

Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium – 15-18 marzo 2012

Convegno internazionale


Call for papers entro il 1 novembre 2011

In order to celebrate the Sarton Medal awarded to Niccolo Guicciardini (Bergamo) the department of philosophy and moral sciences at Ghent University is proud to host an International Conference on “Isaac Newton and his Reception.”
Keynote speakers: Dana Jalobeanu (Bucharest); Scott Mandelbrote (Cambridge).



We welcome submissions of original research to be presented at the conference. Papers can be either about Isaac Newton or his reception (or both). Please send a 500 word abstract prepared for blind refereeing to Eric Schliesser . Deadline for submission, 1 November 2011.

Scientific Committee:
Gustaaf Cornelis (Vrije Universiteit Brussel)
Steffen Ducheyne (Vrije Universiteit Brussel)
Andrew Janiak (Duke University)
James McGuire (Pittsburgh University)
Eric Schliesser (Ghent University)
Jean Paul Van Bendegem (Vrije Universiteit Brussel)
Maarten Van Dyck (Ghent University)

For more information please feel free to contact Eric Schliesser,

BOF Research Professor, Philosophy and Moral Sciences, Ghent University, Blandijnberg 2, Ghent, B-9000, Belgium. Phone: (31)-(0)6-15005958