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Whitehall welcomes Finnish Scholars

(August 9, 2016 — Middletown, RI)  Whitehall Museum House, the 18th-century home of philosopher George Berkeley, welcomes two philosophers from Finland this month.

Timo Airaksinen and Heta Gylling, both Berkeley scholars, are available for tours of Whitehall Wednesday – Sunday from 10 – 4 during August.

In addition, they will speak informally about Berkeley’s descriptions of Aquidneck Island in his great work Alciphron, written during his stay at Whitehall:    August 25th from 4:30 – 6, on the lawn at Whitehall.

The reception is free and open to the public.  Light refreshments will be served.

Timo Airaksinen and Heta Gylling, Whitehall scholars