Keeling Colloquium 2013

10th S.V. Keeling Colloquium in Ancient Philosophy

Method in Ancient Philosophy 

Together with the UCL Department of Philosophy, and through the generosity of a private donor, the Department of Greek and Latin has organised the 2013 Keeling Memorial Colloquium in Ancient Philosophy.

Monday 4th November 2013

Galton Lecture Theatre 

Room 115, 1-19 Torrington Place, UCL, London WC1E 7HB

1.30-1.40 Welcome by Jenny Bryan (UCL)
1.40-2.40 Hugh Benson (Oklahoma) 'Dialectic in the Cave'
2.40-3.40

Response to Benson by David Lee (Oxford) and discussion time

Session chair: MM McCabe (KCL)

3.40-4.10 Tea and coffee
4.10-5.10 David Sedley (Cambridge) 'Epicurus on Dialectic'
5.10-6.10 Response to Sedley by Fiona Leigh (UCL) and discussion time
Session chair: Tamsin De Waal (UCL)
6.30-8.30

Reception (Seminar Room, First Floor, Department of Philosophy, UCL, 19 Gordon Square, London WC1H)

All Welcome

Tuesday 5th November

Galton Lecture Theatre 

Room 115, 1-19 Torrington Place, UCL, London WC1E 7HB

10.30 - 11.00 Tea and coffee 
11.00 - 12.00 Joachim Aufderheide (KCL) 'Dreaming and skepticism in Plato'
12.00 - 1.00 

Response to Aufderheide by David Sedley (Cambridge) and discussion time.

Session chair: Jenny Bryan (UCL)

1.00 - 2.30  Lunch Break
2.30-3.30 Valentina Di Lascio (Paris) 'Sophistical vs merely apparent arguments. An analysis of Sophistical Refutations 8 and 10'
3.00 - 4.30

Response to Di Lascio by Paolo Crivelli (Geneva) and discussion time

Session chair: Raphael Woolf (KCL)

Wednesday 6th November

Lankester Lecture Theatre 

Room G01, Medawar Building, London, WC1E 6BT

10.30-11.00 Tea and coffee
11.00 - 12.00 Jamie Dow (Leeds) 'Socrates' challenge: why dialogue is better than speechmaking'
12.00 - 1.00

Response to Dow by Nicholas Denyer (Cambridge) and discussion time

Session chair: Shaul Tor (KCL)

1.00 -2.30 Lunch break
2.30-3.30 Myrto Hatzimichali (Cambridge) 'Posidonius' "Aristotelising" method'
3.30-4.30

Response to Hatzimichali by Christopher Gill (Exeter) and discussion time

Session chair: Anne Sheppard (RHUL)

Attendance is free and all are welcome, especially students; registration is not required. The UCL routefinder provides guidance for locating rooms in UCL. Any queries should be directed to the convenor, Jenny Bryan, UCL Greek and Latin: jenny.bryan@ucl.ac.uk

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