Annual BayCAP Meeting

Saturday, March 29, 2014
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Lone Mountain Main 100 - Handlery Room
Event Type
Events and Lectures
Contact
Oele, Marjolein
422-4369
Department
Philosophy

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)
The newly founded Bay Area Colloquium in Ancient Philosophy (BayCAP) organizes colloquia in the San Francisco Bay Area in order to foster dialogue between philosophers in ancient philosophy. This inaugural event has been made possible through the generous support of the Mortimer Fleishhacker Fund for Philosophy, UC Berkeley, and UC Davis. For more information contact Prof. Marjolein Oele at moele@usfca.edu .

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