Call for Papers

The Michael Oakeshott Association is pleased to announce a call for papers for the 12th biennial conference to be hosted by The National University of Public Service in Budapest, Hungary. The focus of the conference will be on Oakeshott’s contributions to the broader discussion of liberalism.

The Association invites paper proposals on a broad set of topics related to the conference theme, which is broad given Oakeshott’s understanding of liberalism.

Venue: National University of Public Service, Budapest, Hungary

Time: September 7, 8, 9, and 10, 2023

Please submit abstracts of no more than 500 words by April 15, 2023 to

Abstracts should include the following: title of the paper, brief summary, full name(s) of the author(s), the author’s affiliation, and email address(es).

Afternoon meals and accommodation will be provided free of charge for paper presenters. There are limited funds for those in need of travel expenses: young scholars have preference and are encouraged to indicate their need.