The Venice World Multidisciplinary Conference on Republics and Republicanism


On June 11-13 2021 the second edition of the "Venice World Multidisciplinary Conference on Republics and Republicanism" will take place online, via Zoom. The conference is organized by the Venice International University.

The keynote speakers will be Quentin Skinner, professor at Queen Mary University of London, author of Liberty Before Liberalism (1998) and co-editor and contributor to Republicanism: A Shared European Heritage, 2 volumes (2002), a classic in the field and Cécile Laborde, professor of Political Theory, University of Oxford, and author of Critical Republicanism. The Hijab Controversy in Political Philosophy (2008).

If you wish to take part in the conference as an auditor, please send your request to