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Recent Events

Friday, March 31, 2006

“Aristotle on the Grand End of the Happy Life”

Gabriel Richardson Lear, Assistant Professor, Department of Philosophy, University of Chicago

3:30 p.m., Cathedral of Learning Room 244A

 

Friday, December 8, 2006

“The Spell of Protagoras: Truth and Politics in V-IVth Century Greece”

Giovanni Giorgini, University of Bologna, Italy and Visiting Professor, Department of Philosophy, University of Pittsburgh

3:30 pm, Cathedral of Learning Room 817R

 

Friday, February 23, 2007

“On the Nature and Origin of the Orthos Logos in Aristotle’s Ethics

Dorothea Frede, Department of Philosophy, University of California at Berkley

2:00 p.m. Cathedral of Learning room 208A

 

Tuesday, October 9, 2007

“God’s Transcendent Activity- Ontotheology in Metaphysics Λ”

Markus Gabriel, University of Heidelberg

12:00 noon Cathedral of Learning Room 817R

 

Friday, January 25, 2008

Republic X and the Role of Audience in Art”

Verity Harte, Professor of Philosophy and Classics, Yale University

3:30 p.m. Cathedral of Learning Room 244A

 

Friday. February 22, 2008

“Aristotle on the Pleasures of Tragedy”

Pierre Destree, Associate Professor of Philosophy, Université de Louvain and Visiting Professor at the University of Maryland

3:30 p.m. Cathedral of Learning Room 244A

 

Friday, April 25, 2008

“Aristotle on Living Matter”

Alan Code, Professor of Philosophy, Rutgers University

3:30 p.m. Cathedral of Learning Room 244A

 

Friday, December 12, 2008

“The Development of Early Pythagorean Cosmology”

Carl A. Huffman, Robert Stockwell Professor of Greek Language and Literature and Professor of Classics, DePauw University

3:30 pm Cathedral of Learning Room 244B

 

 

 

 

 

 

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