Two new 18th century projects


Two new 18th century projects, with focus on the history of knowledge, are initiated this year at the department: Andreas Rydberg leads the project "Self-knowledge and the emergence of modern objectivity” and Jacob Orrje leads the project "Merchants of Enlightenment. Making knowledge move between England and Sweden 1700-72.”. Both projects are financed by the Swedish Research Council.

Andreas Rydberg

Jacob Orrje