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University of Toronto Colloquium in Mediaeval Philosophy 2015

University of Toronto Colloquium in Mediaeval Philosophy 2015
170 St. George Street. Room 100
Time: Sep 25th, 4:30 pm End: Sep 26th, 6:15 pm
Interest Categories: Religion, Study of (FAS), Philosophy (UTSC), Philosophy (UTM), Philosophy (FAS), Medieval Studies (FAS), History (FAS), History & Philosophy of Science & Technology (FAS), Historical Studies (UTM), Historical and Cultural Studies (UTSC), 400-1200, 1-400 CE

The University of Toronto Colloquium in Mediaeval Philosophy 2015
Friday, September 25
Session I (4:30 - 6:30)
Chair: Matthew K. Siebert (University of Toronto)
Speaker: Marilyn McCord Adams (Rutgers University): “John Duns Scotus vs Henry of Ghent on Divine Illumination: Muddying the Waters”
Commentator: Giorgio Pini (Fordham University)
Saturday, September 26
Session II (10:00 - 12:00)

Chair: Walid Saleh (University of Toronto)
Speaker: Emma Gannagé (Georgetown University): “Al-Kindî On Why Mathematics Matters”
Commentator Thérèse-Anne Druart (Catholic University of America)
Session III (2:00 - 4:00)
Chair: Celia Byrne (University of Toronto)
Zita Thot (Fordham University): “Was Giles a Thomist about Divine Concurrence?”
René Létourneau (Université du Québec, Montréal): “Substantial Plurality of the Soul: A Mid-XIIIth Century Naturalist Interpretation”
Michael Szlachta (University of Toronto): “Peter John Olivi, Freedom, and the Will’s Dominativus Aspectus”
Session IV (4:15 - 6:15)
Chair: Bernardo Carlos Bazan (University of Ottawa)
Antoine Côté (University of Ottawa): “Pierre Roger (1291-1352) on the Causes and Object of Cognition”
Commentator: Peter John Hartman (Loyola University, Chicago)
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, 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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