Learning for Life: Political Education According to Michael Oakeshott

Emina Melonic on the Law & Liberty blog.

Gopal-Chowdhury, Paul; Michael Joseph Oakeshott, Senior Fellow; Gonville & Caius College, University of Cambridge; http://www.artuk.org/artworks/michael-joseph-oakeshott-senior-fellow-233119

Posted in Political Thought

Lisbon ’19: Call for Papers


You are cordially invited to the tenth international conference of the Michael Oakeshott Association to be held at the Catholic University of Portugal in Lisbon, September 19-22, 2019. This year, we invite submissions on the theme “Philosophy, Poetry, and Conservatism.” We hope to engage Oakeshott scholars as well as students and non-academics with an interest in the thought of Michael Oakeshott—one of the 20th century’s greatest British thinkers. Inquiries and abstracts (a maximum of 500 words) should be sent to Corey Abel at csabel@mac.com. The deadline for submissions is August 30th, 2018 and should include the title of paper, the full name of the author(s), affiliation, CV, and an email address.

Posted in Conferences

Notebooks now available in paperback

Oakeshott Notebooks eflyer

Posted in Primary Sources

Geoffrey Wheatcroft reviews the reissue of Oakeshott’s A Guide to the Classics

Times Literary Supplement.


Posted in Uncategorized

Review of The Place of Michael Oakeshott in Contemporary Western and Non-Western Thought

Noel O’Sullivan (ed.), The Place of Michael Oakeshott in Contemporary Western and Non-Western Thought, Imprint Academic, 2017; £19.95; pbk; 197 pages, reviewed in two parts by ALLAN POND

Posted in Reviews of Secondary Sources, Secondary Sources - General