Department of Classics

33rd Ancient Philosophy Workshop, Friday, March 26

Fri, March 26, 2010 | Waggener Hall

9:30 AM - 6:15 PM

9:30–10:45 a.m., Classics Conference Room, Waggener  116

Chair: Scott Austin, Texas A & M University

•"Syrianus' Interpretation of the One in Plato's Parmenides"

Sarah Klitenic Wear, The Franciscan University of Steubenville

Comment:  Andrew Zawislanski, UT Austin

10:50 a.m–12:00 Noon,  Classics Conference Room, Waggener  116

Chair: Al Martinich, UT Austin

•"Unity, Pluralism, and the Early Reading of the Aristotelian Categories"

Michael J. Griffin, University of British Columbia

Comment:  Adam Labecki, University of Kentucky

(Lunch break)

2:00–3:15 p.m., Classics Conference Room, Waggener  116

Chair: Nathan Powers, The University at Albany (SUNY)

•"Aristotle on the Unity of Action"

Agnes Callard            , University of Chicago

Comment:  Duane Long,  UT Austin

3:30–4:50 p.m., Welch Hall  2.304 (Immediately North of Waggener )

Chair: Donald Morrison, Rice University

•Keynote Address:  "Plotinus and Plato on the Metaphysics of Action"

Eyjólfur Kjalar Emilsson, University of Oslo, Norway

5:00–6:15 p.m., Welch Hall  2.304

Chair: Alexandra Theodoropoulou, Consul for the Hellenic Republic at Houston

•"Credence, Persuasion, and Emotion in Aristotle"

Ian C. Flora, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

Comment:  Matthew Evans, New York University



Sponsored by: the Joint Graduate Program in Ancient Philosophy and the Departments of Classics and Philosophy.

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