• Spinoza, the Infinite, and the Eternal, Annual Conference, British Society for the History of Philosophy
    in association with the Spinoza Research Network, University of Dundee, May 11-12, 2012

  • Beyond Spinoza: Exploring the Presence of Early Modern Concepts in Contemporary Thought, Goldsmiths College, University of London, July 12, 19 and 26, 2011

  • Spinoza Workshop, Department of Philosophy and Moral Sciences, Ghent University, December 2-3, 2010

  • Spinoza and Texts: Spinoza and the Arts and Humanities, Spinoza Research Network, Department of Philosophy, University of Dundee, April 7-8, 2010

  • Spinoza and Bodies, Spinoza Research Network, Department of Philosophy, University of Dundee, September 10-11, 2009

    Thinking with Spinoza: Politics, Philosophy and Religion, Birkbeck College, University of London, May 7-8, 2009

  • Spinoza Day, Department of Philosophy, Leiden University, November 21, 2008

  • The Naturalness of Man and World, 10th International Conference, Spinoza-Society, Philipps University of

    Marburg, September 26, 2008

  • Passion and Body in Spinoza, Department of Philosophy, Leiden University, July 30, 2008

  • Spinoza's Theological-Political Treatise, Department of Philosophy, Leiden University, May 19-20, 2008

  • Wandering with Spinoza, Centre for Ideas, Victorian College of the Arts, Melbourne, September 13-15, 2006


  • Bulletin de Bibliographie Spinoziste (BBS)



  • Anthologies:

    • Complete Works.  Ed. Michael L. Morgan and Samuel Shirley.  Indianapolis: Hackett, 2002.

    • The Ethics, Treatise on the Emendation of the Intellect, and Selected Letters.  Ed. Seymour Feldman.  Trans. Samuel Shirley.  2nd Ed.  Indianapolis: Hackett, 1991.

    • Collected Works.  2 Vols.  Ed. and trans. Edwin Curley.  Princeton: Princeton UP, 1985.

      • A Spinoza Reader: the Ethics and Other Works.  Ed. and trans. Edwin Curley.  Princeton: Princeton UP, 1994.

  • Selected Individual Works:

    • Tractatus theologico-politicus.  1670.

      • Theological-Political Treatise

        • Ed. and intro. Jonathan Israel.  Trans. Jonathan Israel and Michael Silverthorne.  Cambridge: CUP, 2007.

        • Ed. and intro. Seymour Feldman.  Trans. Samuel Shirley.  Indianapolis: Hackett, 1998.

    • Renati Des Cartes principiorum philosophiae.  1664.

      • Prolegomenon to Descartes' Principles of Philosophy.

    • 1662.

      • Short Treatise on God, Man and his Well-Being

    • Ethica ordine geometrico demonstrata.  Written c.1661-c.1675.  Pub. 1677.

      • Ethics.  Trans. Edwin Curley.  Harmondsworth: Penguin, 2005.

      • Ethics.  Ed. and Trans. G. H. R. Parkinson.  Oxford: OUP, 2000.

    • Tractatus de Intellectus emendatione.  Written 1656-1671.  Pub. 1677.

      • Treatise on the Emendation of the Intellect




  • Anthologies:

    • van Bunge, Wiep, Henri Krop, Piet Steenbakkers, and Jeroen van de Ven, eds.  Continuum Companion to Spinoza.  London: Continuum, 2011.

    • Garrett, Don, ed.  Cambridge Companion to Spinoza.  Cambridge: CUP, 1995.

    • Gatens, Moira, and Genevieve Lloyd, eds.  Collective Imaginings: Spinoza, Past and Present.  London: Routledge, 1999.

    • Huenemann, Charlie, ed.  Interpreting Spinoza: Critical Essays.  Cambridge: CUP, 2008.

    • Koistinen, Olli, ed.  Cambridge Companion to Spinoza's Ethics.  Cambridge: CUP, 2009.

    • Montag, Warren, and Ted Stolze, eds.  The New SpinozaMinnesota: U of Minnesota P, 1997.

  • Selected Individual Works:

    • Allison, Henry.  Benedict de Spinoza: an Introduction.  New Haven: Yale UP, 1987.

    • Bennett, Jonathan Francis.  A Study of Spinoza's Ethics.  Indianapolis: Hackett, 1984.

    • Curley, Edwin.  Behind the Geometrical Method.  Princeton: Princeton UP, 1988.

    • Damasio, Antonio.  Looking for Spinoza: Joy, Sorrow, and the Feeling Brain.  London: Harcourt, 2003.

    • DeBrabander, Firmin.  Spinoza and the Stoics: Power, Politics and the Passions.  London: Continuum, 2007.
    • Deleuze, Gilles.  Spinoza.  Paris: PUF, 1970.  Rev. in 1981 as Spinoza: Philosophie pratique
      • Spinoza: Practical PhilosophyTrans. Robert Hurley.  San Francisco: City Lights Books, 1988.
    • Deleuze, Gilles.  Spinoza et le problème de l'expression.  Paris: Minuit, 1968. 

      • Expressionism in Philosophy: Spinoza.  Trans. Martin Joughin.  New York: Zone Books, 1990.
    • Della Rocca, Michael.  Spinoza.  London: Routledge, 2008.

    • Della Rocca, Michael.  Representation and the Mind-Body Problem in Spinoza.  Oxford : OUP, 1996.

    • Donagan, Alan.  Spinoza.  Chicago: U of Chicago P, 1988.

    • Feuer, Lewis.  Spinoza and the Rise of Liberalism.  New Brunswick, NJ: Transaction, 1987.

    • Goldstein, Rebecca.  Betraying Spinoza: the Renegade Jew Who Gave us Modernity.  New York: Schocken, 2005.

    • Gullan-Whur, Margaret.  Within Reason: a Life of Spinoza.  London: Jonathan Cape, 1998.

    • Hampshire, Stuart.  Spinoza and Spinozism.  Oxford: Clarendon, 2005.

    • Hampshire, Stuart.  Spinoza.  Harmondsworth: Penguin, 1951.

    • Jarrett, Charles E.  Spinoza: a Guide for the Perplexed.  London: Continuum, 2007.

    • Kisner, Matthew J.  Spinoza on Human Freedom: Reason, Autonomy and the Good Life.  Cambridge: CUP, 2011.

    • LeBuffe, Michael.  From Bondage to Freedom: Spinoza on Human Excellence.  Oxford: OUP, 2010.

    • Levin, Dan.  Spiinoza: the Young Thinker who Destroyed the Past.  New York: Weybright and Talley, 1970.

    • Lloyd, Genevieve.  Routledge Philosophy Guidebook to Spinoza and the Ethics.  London: Routledge, 1996.

    • Lord, Beth.  Kant and Spinozism: Transcendental Idealism and Immanence from Jacobi to Deleuze.  London: Palgrave Macmillan, 2011.
    • Macherey, Pierre.  Introduction à l’Ethique de Spinoza.  5 Vols.  Paris: PUF, 1994-1998.
    • Macherey, Pierre.  Avec Spinoza: études sur la doctrine et l’histoire du spinozisme.  Paris: PUF, 1992.
    • Mack, Michael.  Spinoza and the Specters of Modernity: the Hidden Enlightenment of Diversity from Spinoza to Freud.  London: Continuum, 2010.

    • Mason, Richard.  The God of Spinoza: a Philosophical Study.  Cambridge: CUP, 1999.

    • Montag, Warren.  Bodies, Masses, Power: Spinoza and his Contemporaries.  London: Verso, 1999.

    • Nadler, Steven.  Spinoza's Ethics: an Introduction.  Cambridge: CUP, 2006.

    • Nadler, Steven.  Spinoza's Heresy: Immortality and the Jewish Mind.  Oxford: OUP, 2001.

    • Nadler, Steven.  Spinoza: a Life.  Cambridge: CUP, 2001.

    • Negri, Antonio.  The Savage Anomaly: the Power of Spinoza's Metaphysics and Politics.  Trans. Michael Hardt.  Minneapolis: U of Minnesota P, 1991.

    • Norris, Christopher.  Spinoza and the Origins of Modern Critical TheoryOxford: Blackwell, 1990.
    • Nyden-Bullock, Tammy.  Spinoza's Radical Cartesian Mind.  London: Continuum, 2007.

    • Polka, Brayton.  Between Philosophy and Religion2 Vols.  Lanham, MD: Lexington, 2006.

      • Spinoza, the Bible, and Modernity: Politics and Ethics.  Vol. 2.

      • Spinoza, the Bible, and Modernity: Hermeneutics and Ontology.  Vol. 1.  

    • Scruton, Roger.  Spinoza: a Very Short Introduction.  Oxford: OUP, 2002.

    • Stewart, Matthew.  The Courtier and the Heretic: Leibniz, Spinoza and the Fate of God in the Modern World.  New York: Norton, 2005.

    • Williams, Caroline.  "Spinoza's Philosophy of Substance: the Decomposition and Recomposition of the Subject."  Contemporary French Philosophy: Modernity and the Persistence of the Subject.  London: Athlone, 2001.  18-27.

    • Wolfson, Harry Austryn.  The Philosophy of Spinoza: Unfolding the Latent Processes of His Reasoning.  Cambridge, MA: Harvard UP, 1983.

    • Yovel, Yirmiyahu.  Spinoza and Other Heretics.  Princeton: Princeton UP, 1992.




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