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Colloquium in Medieaval Philosophy

Colloquium in Medieaval Philosophy
170 St. George Street, Room 100
Time: Sep 19th, 4:30 pm End: Sep 20th, 6:15 pm
Interest Categories: Religion, Study of (FAS), Philosophy (UTSC), Philosophy (UTM), Philosophy (FAS), Medieval Studies (FAS), History & Philosophy of Science & Technology (FAS), Ethics, Comparative Literature (FAS), Book History/Print Culture, before 400 BCE, 400-1200, 400-1 BCE, 1200-1500, 1-400 CE
two-day conference (registration required)

The Collaborative Program in Ancient and Medieval Philosophy is pleased to present:

The University of Toronto Colloquium in Medieaval Philosophy 2014

Friday, September 19

Session I (4:30 - 6:30)
Chair:  Claude Panaccio (Université du Québec, Montreal)
Speaker:  Blake Dutton (Loyola University Chicago): “Augustine on Knowledge of First Person Truths”
Commentator:  Susan Brower-Toland (Saint Louis University)

Saturday, September 20

Session II (10:00 - 12:00)
Chair:  Mohammed Rustom (Carleton University)
Speaker:  Olga Lizzini (VU University Amsterdam): “Potency, Power, and Potentiality in Avicenna: Some Remarks”
Commentator:  Robert Wisnovsky (McGill University)

Session III (2:00 - 4:00)
Chair:  Rachel Bauder (University of Toronto)
Geneviève Barrette (Université de Montréal): “On the esse/essentia Distinction: Could Hervaeus Natalis be a Thomist”
Garrett Smith (University of Notre Dame): “Petrus Thomae and the Problem of the plura aeterna”
Brian Embry (University of Toronto): “The Semi-Extrinsic Denomination View of Truth”

Session IV (4:15 - 6:15)
Chair:  Scott MacDonald (Cornell University)
Speaker:  Jeff Brower (Purdue University): "Aquinas on Prime Matter and Individuation”
Commentator:  Jorge Gracia (University of Buffalo)

All sessions will be held in Room 100 of the Jackman Humanities Building (170 St. George Street) and are free and open to the public.


Registration and inquiries: medieval_dot_philosophy_at_utoronto_dot_ca


The colloquium is sponsored by the Department of Philosophy, the Collaborative Program in Ancient and Medieval Philosophy, and the Centre for Medieval Studies, the Department of Near and Middle Eastern Studies, and the Pontifical Institute of Mediaeval Studies.

Organizers: Deborah Black, Peter King, Martin Pickavé


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