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Colloquium in Medieval Philosophy

Colloquium in Medieval Philosophy
170 St. George Street, JHB Room 100
Time: Sep 23rd, 4:00 pm End: Sep 24th, 7:00 pm
Interest Categories: Philosophy (UTSC), Philosophy (UTM), Philosophy (FAS), Near and Middle Eastern Civilizations (FAS), Medieval Studies (FAS), 400-1200, 2000-, 1500-1800, 1200-1500

Department of Philosophy presents

U of T Colloquium in Medieval Philosophy



Session I (4:30 – 6:30)

Chair: Antoine Côté (University of Ottawa)

Speaker: Thomas Williams (University of South Florida): “John Duns Scotus on the Knowledge of the Natural Law”

Commentator: Peter Eardley (University of Guelph)



Session II (10:00 – 12:00)

Chair: Therese Scarpelli Cory (University of Notre Dame)

Speaker: Dag Nikolaus Hasse (Julius-Maximillian-Universität Würzburg): “Averroës on Knowing God”

Commentator: Luis Xavier López-Farjeat (Universidad Panamericana, Mexico City)

Session III (2:00 – 4:00)

Chair: Michael Fatigati (University of Toronto)

Kendall Fisher (Syracuse University): “Thomas Aquinas on Hylomorphism and the In-Act Principle”
Philip Choi (University of Colorado at Boulder): “Skepticism, Reliabilism,
and Evidentia in William of Ockham”
André Martin (McGill University): “Terminative Cognition and the Object of Cognition in Peter John Olivi”

Session IV (4:15 – 6:15)

Chair: Andrew Arlig (Brooklyn College)

Cecilia Trifogli (Oxford University): “Thomas Aquinas, Giles of Rome, and Thomas Wylton on the Subject of Thought and the Intellectual Soul”

Commentator: Thomas Ward (Loyola Marymount University)


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.philosophy@utoronto.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

For more information, please contact the Department of Philosophy at 416-978-3311.

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