Calls for Papers

Topic – Hume’s Legacy

Belgrade Philosophical Annual – Issue 34, Year 2021
Institute for Philosophy, University of Belgrade
ISSN: 0353-3891

Guest Editors

Angela M. Coventry (Portland State University)
Peter J.E. Kail (University of Oxford)
Dejan Šimković (University of Notre Dame Australia)

Invited Contributors

Tamas Demeter (Hungarian Academy of Sciences - Institute of Philosophy)
Emilio Mazza (IULM University of Milan)
Jonas Olson (Stockholm University)
Hsueh Qu (National University of Singapore)
Anik Waldow (The University of Sydney)

Submission Deadline

December 1, 2020


Scottish thinker David Hume made seminal contributions across topics in philosophy such as mind, epistemology, metaphysics, aesthetics, morals, religion, history, economics and politics. His works were influential in his own time and still impact contemporary philosophy. The aim of the special issue is to explore the many dimensions of Hume’s legacy from his contemporaries to present times. Submission of papers is invited on (but not limited to) themes such as:

Hume and his Contemporaries

  • the early reception of Hume’s thought in the eighteenth-nineteenth centuries

Hume and Contemporary Philosophy

  • the investigation of how Hume’s thought relates to contemporary arguments and/or theories
  • how current philosophical research supports and/or opposes Hume’s work

Trends, Problems and Prospects for Hume’s Philosophy

  • challenges to standard or dominant ways of interpreting Hume’s work or place in the history of philosophy
  • future directions for Hume scholarship

All submissions should be directed to the editors of the special issue at All inquiries can be directed to the editors of the special issue or to the journal editor (S. Perović) at

General Notes

Submitted papers should be prepared for anonymous review. All other relevant information should be sent in a separate document containing author’s name and affiliation, the title of the paper, short abstract of not more than 250 words, and 4-5 keywords. All documents should be in a *.doc, *.docx, or *.pdf format.

References to Hume’s works should follow the Hume Studies convention for citing Hume. Please consult the relevant sections of the Hume Studies Style Guide:

Submissions should not be longer than 10000 words, including notes.

Only those whose submissions have been accepted will receive notifications.

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