Oslo Workshop in Ancient Philosophy

Program Spring Semester 2018  

Meetings take place in Georg Morgenstiernes Hus (GM), Blindernveien 31, 0371 Oslo) 

Draft papers will normally be circulated in advance

Friday 2 March 15.15- 17.00 (Please note late start!) Ambra Serangeli (Oslo): "Atoms or molecules? The nature of Asclepiades' ὄγκοι​ and the background of his flux theory", GM 452

Friday 9 March 14.15 - 16.00 Sean Kelsey (Notre Dame): "Essence and explanation in Aristotle’s theory of perception", GM Room 204 (Please note venue!)

Friday 13 April 14.15-16 Jan Opsomer (KU Leuven), “The early Platonic concept of the soul and Plutarch’s De animae procreatione in Timaeo”, GM 452

Friday 1 June 14.15- 16 Panagiotis Pavlos (UiO), ''Why 'in the Neoplatonic universe receptivity is all'? Pagan and Christian views on Aptitude (Ἐπιτηδειότης)'', GM 452

Monday 18 June 14.15-16.00 Damian Caluori (Trinity), "Plotinus on why Aristotle's quantity is not a genus." GM452

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Published Feb. 16, 2018 11:00 AM - Last modified June 6, 2018 1:56 PM