The Hobbes Scholars International Association
Fourth International Conference Thomas Hobbes
4-5 June, 2020

Facultat de Filosofia – Universitat de Barcelona
Sala Gran i Aula 406, Carrer Montalegre, 6. 08001 Barcelona

This conference invite papers on any aspect of Hobbes’s philosophy relevant to his concept of the man for presentation and discussion during the Fourth International Conference Thomas Hobbes organized by the Hobbes Scholars International Association which is to be held on 4-5 June 2020 at the Universitat de Barcelona.

Format of the conference: Presentation of 20 minutes and discussion
Languages: English, Spanish, Catalan, French and Italian

If you would like to present a paper, please send a short abstract (no more than 500 words) by the 15th January 2020 to Liang PANG (Email : <>). They will inform you of the result of the selection by the 15th February 2020. If your contribution is accepted, you will have to send the complete paper by the 15th April 2020.

Registration: Member of the association-100€/120$/90£; non member-130€/160$/120£; Student-50€/60$/45£

Keynote lectures:

  • Josep MONSERRAT, Professor at the Universitat de Barcelona
  • Yves Charles ZARKA, Emeritus Professor at the Sorbonne, Université Paris de Paris

Best wishes

Dr. Didier MINEUR
President of the Hobbes Scholars International Association
Associate professor at Sciences Po Rennes ; Researcher at PHILéPOL, Université de Paris