Richard Bourke

Evening Colloquium

Richard Bourke

Edmund Burke and the Origins of Conservatism

A passionate critic of the French Revolution yet a defender of the revolt of the American colonies: this lecture explores the paradoxical relationship beween Edmund Burke and the history of conservatism. 

December 3, 2014, 8 p.m. 

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Nutrition Meets Microbiome

Conveners: Hans K. Biesalsi and Karin Moelling

November 27.- 28.,  2014


Call for Applications

The Investigation of Linguistic Meaning:
In the Armchair, in the Field, and in the Lab

20 Summer Fellowships for SIAS Summer Institute 2015/2016

Application deadline: January 6, 2015


Lectures on Film

Some Fellows are asked to present their research in a public lecture, the Evening Colloquium. Since 2009/2010 these Lectures are regularly recorded and published.

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Permanent Fellow

Raghavendra Gadagkar, Permanent Fellow of the Wissenschaftskolleg, has been elected to the Executive Board of the International Council for Science and has also received the Best Mentor Award from the Indian Institute of Science.


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