The Symposia Emanuel Swedenborg-Exploring a "World Memory" Context, Content, Contribution will be held at The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences, Stockholm, Sweden, Monday through Wednesday, June 7-9th 2010. Organizers are the Center for History of Science, The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences.
The three-day Symposium will explore:
* The 18th Century Swedish and European contexts of Swedenborg's writings
* The contents and form of his texts: scientific, philosophical, religious and linguistic aspects.
* The contribution of his thoughts: cultural and religious.
Link to program:
Further information on the organization behind the symposia:
Videos of the sessions are planned to be broadcast live on the internet, and later be available on demand.
There is a conference fee of SEK 700 for non-speakers including lunches, dinners, coffee breaks, excursion and public transport. The number of participants is limited and except for the final lecture on Wednesday, only registered participants can attend. If you are interested in attending the Symposia please register as soon as possible, at the latest the 28th of February, by writing to [log in to unmask] <mailto:[log in to unmask]> . Please state name and academic affiliation.
On behalf of the organizing committee,
Tel +46 8 673 95 23, +46 8 673 96 12
Mobile +46 70 648 84 09
CENTRUM FÖR VETENSKAPSHISTORIA/
CENTER FOR HISTORY OF SCIENCE
THE ROYAL SWEDISH ACADEMY OF SCIENCES
Box 50005, SE-104 05 Stockholm, Sweden
Besök/Visit Lilla Frescativägen 4 A,
SE-114 18 Stockholm, Sweden
Reception +46 8 673 95 00
Fax +46 8 673 95 98