Department of Classics

2011 Royal Ethics Confernece: The Intellectual Virtues 2/4 - 2/5

Fri, February 4, 2011 | WAG 316

9:00 AM - 5:30 PM

The UT Austin Department of Philosophy is proud to host the 2011 Royal Ethics Conference February 4-5 in WAG 316.  The theme of this year's conference is "The Intellectual Virtues" and will feature contemporary work on the place of the intellect in the works of Plato, Aristotle, and Hume.  The talks are scheduled as follows:

Friday, Feb 4th
3:30-5:30PM - Valerie Tiberius (U Minn) - Open-Mindedness and Normative Contingency

Saturday, Feb 5th
9:00-10:45AM - Duane Long (UT) - Habit, Deliberation and Excellence of Action in Aristotle
11:00-12:45PM - C.D.C. Reeve (UNC Chapel Hill) - Aristotle on Practical Perception
12:45-2:00PM - Lunch in Classics Lounge, WAG 116
2:00-3:00PM - Paul Woodruff (UT) - Puzzles about Sophia in Plato
3:15-4:15 - David Owen (Arizona) - Comments and Discussion
4:30-5:30 - Julia Annas (Arizona) - Comments and Discussion

If you have any questions regarding the conference, please contact Duane Long (  It would also help the conference organizers to know approximately how many people will attend the lunch, so if you plan to have lunch at the conference, please email Duane and let him know.

Sponsored by: Department of Philosophy

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