ISECS - International Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies
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American Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies
Publications :

Eighteenth-Century Studies (ECS): 
https://www.press.jhu.edu/journals/eighteenth-century-studies
Studies in Eighteenth-Century Culture (SECC) : 
https://asecs.press.jhu.edu/general%20site/secc.html

Congrès/Congresses :

The 49th Annual Meeting of ASECS will be held at the Buena Vista Palace Hotel in Orlando, FL, 21-24 March 2018.
https://asecs.press.jhu.edu/general%20site/2018%20Annual%20Meeting.html

 
Activités internet/Web activities :

asecs.press.jhu.edu ; Facebook ; Twitter

 
Réseaux/Networks/Partners :

American Antiquarian Society, Aphra Behn Society, British Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies, The Bibliographical Society of America, Boston Athenaeum, Burney Centre, Burney Society, Canadian Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies, Chawton House Library, East Central American Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies, Folger Institute, Goethe Society of North America, Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center, Historians of Eighteenth-Century Art & Architecture (HECAA), Houghton Library, The Huntington, Ibero-American Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies, International Herder Society, Keough-Naughton Institute for Irish Studies, Johnson Society of the Central Region, Lessing Society, Lewis Walpole Library, The Library Company of Philadelphia, McMaster University Library, Midwestern American Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies, Mozart Society, Newberry Library, North American Kant Society, Northeast American Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies, Northwest Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies, Rare Book School at the University of Virginia, Rousseau Association, Society of Early Americanists, Society for Eighteenth-Century French Studies, Society for Eighteenth-Century Music, Society for the History of Authorship, Reading and Publishing (SHARP), South Central Society for Eighteenth Century Studies, Southeastern American Society for Eighteenth Century Studies, Voltaire Society of America, Voltaire Foundation, Western Society for Eighteenth Century Studies, William Andrews Clark Memorial Library, Yale Center for British Art

 

Argentinian Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies (Sociedad Argentina de Estudios del siglo XVIII)
Publications :
Siglo Dieciocho
Congrès/Congresses :

Simposio “Materialismo y Ateísmo en el Siglo de las Luces”

Encuentro Internacional “Leer a Spinoza. Problemas en torno a la creación, la interpretación, la actualidad y la influencia del spinozismo”

VII Congreso Nacional de Filosofía Moderna

XIV Jornadas de Comunicación de Investigaciones en Filosofía

 
 
 
 

Austrian Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies (Österreichische Gesellschaft zur Erforschung des 18. Jahrhunderts)
Publications :

Three book series: http://oege18.org/?page_id=27;

Yearbook, peer reviewed, articles in German, English, French, Italian http://oege18.org/?page_id=126

Congrès/Congresses :
Workshops for PhD students;
“digital day”: workshops digital humanities;
Annual meeting “Tag des 18. Jahrhunderts”
 
Prix/Awards :
“Franz-Stephan Preis”, award encourages excellent research by young scholars focussing on Central 18th-C. Europe
 
Activités internet/Web activities :

Website http://www.oege18.org, Facebook, Slack

 
Réseaux/Networks/Partners :
Specific focus is on targeted information exchange between national Eighteenth-Century Societies
 

Brazilian Association for Eighteenth-Century Studies
Congrès/Congresses :

Le premier Congrès de l'Association brésilienne d'étude du XVIIIe siècle s'est tenu à Sao Paulo, du 4 au 6 septembre 2017, sous la direction de Maria das Graças de Souza.

Congrès de l'Association brésilienne d'Etude du XVIIIe

 
 
 
 

British Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies
Publications :

The Journal for Eighteenth-Century Studies (JECS) https://www.bsecs.org.uk/journal/

Criticks – BSECS online reviews https://www.bsecs.org.uk/criticks-reviews/

Studies in the Eighteenth Century: book series https://www.bsecs.org.uk/the-society/studies-in-the-eighteenth-century-book-series/

Congrès/Congresses :

The BSECS Annual Conference in hosted by St Hugh’s College, Oxford, United Kingdom. The 47th Annual Conference, in January 2018, has the theme: ‘Truths and Lies’. Date: 3rd Jan 2018 to 5th Jan 2018. https://www.bsecs.org.uk/conferences/annual-conference/

The Annual BSECS Postgraduate and Early Career Conference is hosted by a different institution each year. The 2017 conference was hosted by Swansea University, 7-8th September 2017, with the theme ‘The Liminal Enlightenment’. https://www.bsecs.org.uk/conferences/postgraduate-early-career-conference/

BSECS is hosting the International Congress on the Enlightenment at Edinburgh University in July 2019. https://www.bsecs.org.uk/isecs/

 
Activités internet/Web activities :
 
Réseaux/Networks/Partners :

BARS (The British Association for Romantic Studies); Centre for John Clare Studies; Defoe Society; Historians of Eighteenth-Century Art and Architecture; International Laurence Sterne Foundation; Jane Austen Society; John Thelwall Society; SEAA XVII-XVIII: Société d’Études anglo-américaines des XVIIe et XVIIIe siècles; Society for Eighteenth-Century Music; Birmingham Eighteenth-Century Centre; Cardiff Romanticism and Eighteenth-Century Seminar (CRECS); King’s College London Centre for Enlightenment Studies; North East Forum in Eighteenth-Century and Romantic Studies; Queen Mary Centre for Eighteenth-Century Studies; Queen’s University Belfast Centre for Eighteenth-Century Studies; South Coast Eighteenth-Century and Romantic Research Group; Southampton Centre for Eighteenth-Century Studies; The TORCH Enlightenment Programme/Besterman Centre for the Enlightenment; University of Cambridge, Faculty of English, Research Centre for Eighteenth-Century and Romantic Studies; University of Kent, Centre for Studies in the Long Eighteenth Century; University of Liverpool Eighteenth-Century Worlds; University of Toronto Eighteenth-Century Group; University of Warwick Eighteenth-Century Centre; University of York Centre for Eighteenth-Century Studies

 

Bulgarian Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies (Българско общество за проучване на 18 век)
Publications :

Publication électronique : les contributions des derniers colloques tenus en 2016 et 2017 sont publiées sous forme électronique (PDF), sur le site de la Société bulgare www.bulgc18.com Nous avons créé une série intitulée

Le long dix-huitième siècle

Les deux premiers volumes, muni de leur ISSN 2603-4492 sont accessible sur le site : http://bulgc18.com/?page_id=738

Vol. 1 : Le passé dans les Balkans : procédés historiques et visualisations (XVIIIe – XIXe siècles) 

Vol. 2 : Délices et interdictions

Les contributions sont en langue bulgare et serbe, précédées d’un résumé  anglais, français ou allemand.

Textes réunis par R. Zaïmova (Prof.), N. Alexandrova (Prof. Associé) et A. Alexieva (Prof. Ass.)

Congrès/Congresses :
Plusieurs conférences individuelles ;
colloque annuel ;
table ronde ;
Early career scholars seminar 2016
 
 
Activités internet/Web activities :

Site web : http://www.bulgc18.com

Le site de la Société bulgare a été modernisé par D. Athanassov (Prof. Ass.), membre de la Société.

 
Réseaux/Networks/Partners :
Collaboration institutionnelle avec Dragana Grbic (PhD), représentant de l’Institut d’art et belles-lettres (Belgrade)
 

Canadian Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies
Publications :

Revue Lumen (no.36: Le Livre dans tous ses états)

Congrès/Congresses :

Congrès annuel (2016: Kingston, Ontario, Secret(s) et surveillance)

 
Prix/Awards :
Bourse D.W. Smith
 
Activités internet/Web activities :

Site internet: http://csecs.ca/

 
 

Danish Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies (Dansk Selskab for 1700-Talsstudier)
Congrès/Congresses :

Every fourth year there is a Scandinavian 18th Century Conference, alternately held in one of the Nordic Countries.

The next Scandinavian Conference will take place in Copenhagen in 2021 and will be arranged by The Danish Society of 18th Century Studies. Five members of the Danish Society form an organizing committee that has been working throughout the year 2018.

 
 
Activités internet/Web activities :

Together with all the other Nordic 18th Century Societies The Danish Society takes part in editing and publishing the periodical “Sjuttonhundratal” (eng: “Eighteenth Century”) , that primarily deals with issues relating to 18th Century Scandinavia. A member of the board from the Danish Society is one of the editors. The volume of 2018 was published in October 2018. (See http://1700-tal.se/yearbook)

 
 

Dutch/Belgian Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies (Werkgroep 18e Eeuw)
Publications :
Journal: De Achttiende Eeuw: peer reviews, articles in Dutch and English;
Yearbook in Dutch, from 1st Jan 2017;
Digital, open access Journal: Early Modern Low Countries, in English
Congrès/Congresses :
Congrès annuel (2016 : Flavours of the eighteenth century)
 
Prix/Awards :
Annual thesis award, rewards excellent Dutch or Belgian master theses in the field of eighteenth-century studies
 
Activités internet/Web activities :

Website www.18e-eeuw.nl; Facebook ; digital newsletter 4x

 
 

Finnish Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies
Publications :

Sjuttonhundratal – Nordic Yearbook of Eighteenth-Century Studies vol. 10

The Finnish Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies participates in the publication of Sjuttonhundratal, which is publicated in collaboration with the Swedish, Norwegian, Danish and Islandic societies, by providing a national editor and book review editor.

Congrès/Congresses :

Nordic Master Class in Eighteenth-Century Studies, Helsinki, August 13–14, 2018 (in collaboration with the Nordic editorial group of Sjuttonhundratal).

Work­shop on Pat­ri­ot­ism in Eighteenth-Cen­tury Europe, University of Helsinki, October 12, 2018 (in collaboration with Helsinki Computational History Group)

 
 
Activités internet/Web activities :
 
Réseaux/Networks/Partners :
Continuous collaboration with the Nordic national societies; other partnerships are year-specific.
 

French Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies
Publications :
2016: n° 48 de la revue de la Société, Dix-huitième Siècle. (dossier thématique, «Se retirer du monde», sous la direction d’Hélène Cussac et Odile Richard-Pouchet, consacré à la retraite du monde au siècle des Lumières)
Collection « Dix-huitième Siècle », dirigée par Hélène Cussac et Marcel Dorigny; aprutions 2016: première traduction française d’Une histoire de la Guinée de Bénezet, par Marie-Jeanne Rossignol et Bertrand van Ruymbeke ; le recueil Tableaux de Paris, édité par Sophie Lefay, qui réunit trois textes (Paris en miniature, 1784, de L-A de Caraccioli ; Encore un tableau de Paris, 1798, de Ch. Henrion ; Paris à la fin du XVIIIe siècle, 1801, de J-B Pujoulx) décrivant Paris à la fin du XVIIIe siècle ; et le recueil des Petits soupers libertins, édité par de Marine Ganofsky.
Autre publication: L’idée de l’Europe au Siècle des Lumières, sous la direction de Rotraud von Kulessa et Catriona Seth.
Congrès/Congresses :
Séminaire annuel des Jeunes Chercheurs, fondé en 2008, organisé conjointement par la Société d’Études Anglo-Américaines des XVIIe et XVIIIe siècles (SEAA XVII-XVIII) et par la Sfeds
Parrainage de congrès/manifestations scinetifiques dans le domaine des études du dix-huitième siècle.
 
Prix/Awards :
Prix « Dix-huitième Siècle »
 
Activités internet/Web activities :

2016 : refonte du site web (https://www.sfeds.fr/) / nouveau portail de l’information scientifique dix-huitiémiste « Lettre électronique » (ancien Bulletin)

 
 

German Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies (Deutsche Gesellschaft für die Erforschung des 18. Jahrhunderts)
Publications :
Journal Das Achtzehnte Jahrhundert; book series: Das Achtzehnte Jahrhundert. Supplementa; book series: Studien zum 18. Jahrhundert
Congrès/Congresses :
All 2017 :
Annual Congress “Catholic Enlightenment in Europe and North America”;
young scholars workshop on „Emotions, Affects, and Enlightenment – Cultures of Feeling”;
„German-Danish cultural relations in the eighteenth century” with Dansk Selskab for 1700-Talsstudier;
colloquium for Master’s students
 
 
Activités internet/Web activities :
 
Réseaux/Networks/Partners :
Herzog August Library in Wolfenbüttel
 

Icelandic Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies
Publications :

The Society participates in the publication of the scholarly journal Sjuttonhundratal: Nordic Yearbook for Eighteenth-Century Studies along with the other Nordic Societies for Eighteenth-Century Studies. The journal is published by the Swedish Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies. Editor-in-Chief is My Hellsing but on behalf of the Icelandic Society Kristín Bragadóttir (Editor) and Margrét Eggertsdóttir (Review Editor) sit on the Editorial Board.

Congrès/Congresses :

The Icelandic Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies regularly holds three seminars annually. The first seminar for the operating year 2018–2019 took place on the 21st of October 2018. Its subject was Greetings, Politeness and Hospitality. Speaker of honour was Penelope J. Corfield, Vice-President of ISECS. On the 9th of February, the first seminar of 2019 was held along with the annual meeting of the Society. The title of the seminar was Outsiders in the 18th Century. More than 120 people attended that seminar. During coffee break, the 25 h anniversary of the Society was celebrated.  The second seminar of 2019 was held on the 4th of May: The Latin School in Reykjavík (1786–1804) — Reykjavík awakens.

 
 
 
 

India International Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies
Congrès/Congresses :

6-7 March 2017 - at IIC, New Delhi - Inaugural Conference - 'Mapping India in the Eighteenth Century: Transformations and Transitions'. Based on this Conference we have come out with an edited volume titled Mapping India : Transitions and Transformations 18th-19th century. Edited by Sutapa Dutta and Nilanjana Mukherjee (Routledge, 2019).

November 2017 - Department of History, University of Delhi - Lecture by Prof. Denys Leighton, Ambedkar University, chaired by Dr. Rahul  Govind, Department of History, University of Delhi.

8-9 March 2018 - SIS, JNU - Annual Conference on 'Ideologies and Worldviews of the 18th century'.

November 2018 - Gargi College - Lecture on Rekhta Poetry by Prof. Anisur Rehman, chaired by Mr. Sohail Hashmi.

21-22 February 2019 - in collaboration with ZHCES, JNU, on 'Knowledges, Epistemes and Pedagogies in the Long 18th Century'.

 
 
Activités internet/Web activities :
 
 

Italian Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies (Società italiana di studi sul Secolo XVIII)
Publications :

Journal:
Diciottesimo Secolo. Rivista della Società Italiana di Studi sul Secolo XVIII, opec access electronic journal (Firenze, Firenze University Press; www.fupress.net/index.php/ds/index)

Collections / Book Series:
Biblioteca del XVIII Secolo – Società Italiana di Studi sul Secolo XVIII (Roma, Edizioni di Storia e Letteratura)
Biblioteca di “Diciottesimo Secolo”, digital collection (Firenze, Firenze University Press; www.fupress.com/collane/biblioteca-di-storia/105)

Congrès/Congresses :

Settecento oggi. Studi e ricerche in corso. Marina di Massa, 26-28 maggio 2018. Convegno annuale della Società Italiana di Studi sul Secolo XVIII.

Silence in eighteenth-century arts, history and philosophy. Viterbo, 10-14 settembre 2018. International seminar for early career eighteenth-century scholars organizzato dalla International Society for Eighteenth Century Studie, dal Dipartimento di studi linguistico-letterari, storico-silosofici e giuridici dell’Università della Tuscia e dalla Società Italiana di Studi sul Secolo XVIII.

Italia e Spagna nel XVIII secolo. Scambi e circolazione di idee, uomini e cose. Napoli, 22-24 ottobre 2018. I incontro bilaterale della Società Italiana di Studi sul Secolo XVIII e della Sociedad Española de Estudios del Siglo XVIII.

L’invenzione del passato nel XVIII secolo. Rimini, 27-29 maggio 2019. Convegno annuale della Società Italiana di Studi sul Secolo XVIII.

 
 
Activités internet/Web activities :
 
Réseaux/Networks/Partners :

MIUR - Ministero dell'istruzione, dell'università e della ricerca; Istituto per la Storia del Risorgimento Italiano, Roma; Istituto dell’Enciclopedia Italiana, Roma; Istituto italiano per gli Studi Filosofici, Napoli; Voltaire Foundation, Oxford; Société Montesquieu, École normale supérieure de Lyon; ADI - Associazione degli Italianisti; SISEM - Società Italiana per la Storia dell’Età Moderna; Associazione di Studi Sismondiani; British Society for Eighteenth Century Studes; Société Française d’Étude du Dix-Huitième Siècle; Sociedad Española de Estudios del Siglo XVIII; Università di Bologna, Dipartimento di Storia, culture e civiltà; Università di Ferrara, Dipartimento di Studi umanistici; Università di Firenze, Dipartimento di Storia, archeologia, geografia, arte; Università di Genova, Dipartimento di Italianistica, romanistica, antichistica, arti e spettacolo; Università di Milano, Dipartimento di Lingue e letterature straniere; Università di Milano, Dipartimento di Studi storici; Università di Napoli Federico II, Dipartimento di Studi umanistici; Università di Perugia, Dipartimento di Lettere – Lingue, Letterature e Civiltà antiche e moderne; Sapienza Università di Roma, Dipartimento di Lettere e culture moderne; Università di Roma Tor Vergata, Dipartimento di Scienze storiche, filosofico-sociali, dei beni culturali e del territorio; Università di Salerno, Dipartimento di Studi umanistici; Università di Torino, Dipartimento di Culture, politica e società; Università di Trento, Dipartimento di Lettere e filosofia; Università della Tuscia, Dipartimento di studi linguistico-letterari, storico-silosofici e giuridici; Università di Verona, Dipartimento di Culture e Civiltà; Österreichische Gesellschaft für Musik, Vienna; Istituto Lombardo Accademia di Scienze e Lettere, Milano; Civico Museo Archeologico, Bergamo; Biblioteca Civica “Angelo Mai”, Bergamo; Accademia Nazionale Virgialiana, Mantova; Centro Apice, Milano.

 

Japanese Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies
 
 
 
 

Korean Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies
Publications :
Books
Congrès/Congresses :
Conferences on special topics
 
 
 
Réseaux/Networks/Partners :
Meeting between the executive board members of the Korean Society for Eighteenth-Century
Studies and the Japanese Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies
 

Polish Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies
Publications :
« Biuletyn » (Bulletin), publié chaque année depuis 1997 : informe sur les publications courantes des membres de la Société, leurs recherches et les thèses de doctorats écrites sous leur patronage. En 2016, la PTBnWO a publié le 20ème numéro de « Biuletyn »
Congrès/Congresses :
3 colloques dont 1 pour de jeunes chercheurs ; 1 grand congrès tenu tous les 5 ans (2016)
 
Prix/Awards :
Concours (annuel) de la meilleure thèse de doctorat concernant le dix-huitième siècle
 
Activités internet/Web activities :
 
Réseaux/Networks/Partners :
Rencontre franco-polonaise
 

Russian Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies
Publications :
Livres, contributions à des livres, recueils d’articles
Congrès/Congresses :
Congrès ou colloques internationaux
 
 
 
Réseaux/Networks/Partners :
Die Kommission zum Studium des Schaffens Goethes und der Kultur seiner Zeit; Comité de la célébration du tricentenaire de Winckelmann
 

Southeast Asian Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies
Publications :
Publications of SASECS members: Anne M. Thell, Minds in Motion: Imagining Empiricism in Eighteenth-Century British Travel Literature. “Transits,” Bucknell Univ . Press, 2017.
Congrès/Congresses :
Regularly host panels at the American Society of Eighteenth-Century Studies (ASECS) and International Society of Eighteenth-Century Studies (ISECS) conferences. In the near future, we hope to co-host an jointly held conference that will foster collaboration between eighteenth-century groups in Asia.
 
 
Activités internet/Web activities :

Singapore-based reading group; to join, contact elltam@nus.edu.sg.

Online Activities: https://sasecs.com/

 
 

Spanish Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies (Sociedad Española de Estudios del Siglo XVIII)
Publications :
Journal, peer reviewed: Cuadernos Dieciochistas;
book series: Libros Dieciochistas;
Congrès/Congresses :

International conference every four years : http://www.siglo18.org/en/conferences/seesxviii-conferences/

 
Prix/Awards :
Great Dieciochista Distinction;
“Spanish Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies Prize”
 
Activités internet/Web activities :
 
 

Swiss Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies (Schweizerische Gesellschaft für die Erforschung des 18. Jahrhunderts / Società svizzera di studi sul secolo XVIII)
Publications :
Série Travaux sur la Suisse des Lumières; Annales de la Société suisse pour l’étude du XVIIIe siècle; projets de recherches individuels
Congrès/Congresses :

Sous le titre « Suisse politique, Suisse savante, Suisse imaginaire. Cohésion et disparité du Corps helvétique au XVIIIe siècle » / « Politische Schweiz, gelehrte Schweiz, imaginierte Schweiz. Kohäsion und Disparität im Corpus helveticum des 18. Jahrhunderts », le colloque de la SSEDS s’est tenu du 23 au 25 novembre 2017 à Neuchâtel, salle de l’Académie, av. DuPeyrou 1. Le colloque a été bien suivi, pendant les trois jours.

Nadja Ackermann et Meike Knittel ont rédigé un compte rendu disponible à l’adresse suivante :
https://www.hsozkult.de/conferencereport/id/tagungsberichte-7569

 
 
Activités internet/Web activities :

Portail Lumieres.Lausanne;
XVIII.ch;
Site Web: http://www.sgeaj.ch/

 
 


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