Neoplatonic Studies seminar

Neoplatonic Studies seminar
Date
14 Dec 2017, 17:30 to 14 Dec 2017, 19:30
Type
Seminar
Venue
Warburg Institute, Woburn Square, London WC1H 0AB
Description

On its fourth successive year, the Seminar of Neoplatonic Studies invites you to a series of readings of seminal texts by Damascius, Olympiodorus, Porphyry and Proclus and the ongoing exchange which includes Professor Harold Tarrant, Professor Dilwyn Knox and Dr Peter Singer, among many other regular and occasional contributors.

The seminar meets on Thursdays 5:30-7:30 pm, in Classroom 1 of the Warburg Institute and the programme for the whole year is detailed below.

For further information please contact the convener Dr Georgios Tsagdis: georgiostsagdis(at)outlook.com

PROGRAMME

Damascius, On Phaedo

5/10/17           i. 1N-25N

12/10/17         ii. 26N-99N

19/10/17         iii. 100N-175N

26/10/17         iv. 176N-206N

2/11/17           v. 207N-252N

9/11/17           vi. 253N-310N

16/11/17         vii. 311N-360N

23/11/17         viii. 361N-406N

30/11/17         ix. 407N-465N

7/12/17           x. 466N-511N

14/12/17         xi. 511N-562N

 

Olympiodorus, On Phaedo

11/1/18           1. 1N-17N

18/1/18           2. 18N-44N

25/1/18           3. 45N-64N

1/2/18             4. 65N-83N

 

Porphyry, The Cave of the Nymphs

8/2/18           i. §§ 1-18

 

Porphyry, How Embryos are Ensouled

15/2/18        i. 33,1K-45,4K

22/2/18        ii. 45,5K-61,13K + (Anonymous Christianus & Michael Psellus)  

 

Proclus, On Alcibiades I

(Page numbers refer to the 1954, Westernink edition)

 

1/3/18       i. 1-24

8/3/18       ii. 25-47

15/3/18     iii. 48-67

22/3/18     iv. 68-92

5/4/18       v. 93-114

12/4/18     vi. 115-137

19/4/18     vii. 138-160

26/4/18     viii. 161-178

3/5/18       ix. 179-201

10/5/18     x. 202-234

17/5/18     xi. 235-260

24/5/18     xii. 261-282

31/5/18     xiii. 283-311

7/6/18       xiv. 312-339

 

 

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