Political Theory

Liberty and Responsibility in Fénelon


Conferees engaged directly with the moral and political thought of Francois Fénelon, whose economic writings launched the Enlightenment's luxury debate, but who was also the author of the novel Telemachus, the most widely read book in eighteenth-century France after the Bible.


Conference Readings

Fénelon, Francois. Fénelon’s Political Writings. Edited and translated by Ryan Patrick Hanley.