The Centre for Philosophy and Critical Thought, Goldsmiths University of London

Research Centre run jointly between the Departments of Sociology and English and Comparative Literature at Goldsmiths University, London


Leibniz, from Metaphysics to Politics

About the seminar

CPCT’s annual research seminar meets on a bi-weekly basis and is open to centre members, graduate affiliates, and other interested staff and students. It aims to serve as a forum for philosophical work and dialogue at Goldsmiths.

This year’s seminar is convened by Stefan Nowotny (Visual Cultures / CPCT). Our main “text” will be Leibniz, from his metaphysical to his mathematical and political writings. All meetings will take place on Wednesdays from 3–6pm in RHB 352.

Please contact s.nowotny( for copies of the texts.

We will hold an initial informational meeting on Wednesday, 28 September. All welcome.

A detailed session plan is available to download here