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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

2013 Second Philosophers Reception

Photos from the 2013 Second Philosophers Reception