Saturday, March 29, 2014, 5:00pm-7:00 pm, LM 100
“Things being what they are...”
Keynote lecture by Aryeh Kosman (Em. John Whitehead Professor of Philosophy at Haverford College), who will explain the main ideas of his recently published book “The Activity of Being” (Harvard University Press).
Sunday, March 30, 2014, 9:30am-6:30pm, LM 100
Reading/discussion sessions of passages in Aristotle pertinent to Kosman’s thesis on the Activity of Being.
I. Metaphysics 9.6, led by Andreas Anagnostopoulos (Munich)
II. Physics 3.1, led by Justin Vlasits (Berkeley)
III. De Anima 2.1-3, led by Michel Arsenault (Berkeley)
IV. Metaphysics 12.9, led by Katy Meadows (Stanford)