The Enlightenment in Current Public Debate

The Antwerp Summer School in Philosophy and Society seeks to address philosophical issues and problems pertaining to recent developments in Western societies. Its specific aim is to reflect on some of the major themes and debates that have recently emerged in the public sphere. 

This year's edition will focus on the presence of The Enlightenment in Current Public Debate during an eight-day intensive programme. With leading international scholars in the fields of philosophy of the Enlightenment and contemporary social and political philosophy. 

The summer school takes place from 27 August until 5 September 2019.