2020 John Locke Conference

Due to the ongoing and growing threat posed by the coronavirus:

The 2020 John Locke Conference in Naples, Italy has been postponed.

It has been rescheduled for June 9-11, 2021 as the 2021 John Locke Conference in Naples, Italy.

On behalf of the Executive Committee and Conference Conveners

Inquiries: johnlockeconference2021@gmail.com


The 2020 John Locke Conference
June 10 – 12
Naples, Italy

Keynote Speakers:

Mark Goldie – Churchill College, Cambridge and Honorary Professor at the University of Sussex.

Paschalis M. Kitromilides – National and Kapodistrian University of Athens.

Montserrat Herrero – University of Navarra, Pamplona.


The aim of the third official International Conference of the John Locke Society is to encourage studies and researches on any topic of John Locke’s philosophy, fostering interaction among scholars from different disciplines. Papers concerning any aspect pertaining to Locke’s thought are welcomed. A section of the JLC will be devoted to Locke in the Mediterranean area between the XVIII and XIX Century.
The International Conference of the John Locke Society will be held in Naples from 10 to 12 June 2020. Abstracts (maximum 750 words) should be sent no later than 31 December 2019 to johnlockeconference2020@gmail.com. Final papers should be no longer than 5000 words. The final programme will be published by March 2020. Further information regarding the conference, accommodation options and other practical matters will be available at that time.


2020 John Locke Conference conveners:

Roberto Evangelista – ISPF, CNR

Luisa Simonutti – ISPF, CNR


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