Congrats to Matt Watton for winning the Robinson Prize in Ancient Philosophy

Our very own PhD student, Matt Watton, has won the 2017-2018 Sidney Robinson Prize in Ancient Philosophy for his Major Field essay, “Antiochus’ Interpretation of Socrates.” The Robinson Prize, sponsored by the Collaborative Programme in Ancient and Medieval Philosophy (CPAMP), is awarded each year for the best paper written by a University of Toronto graduate student in any of the participating CPAMP units (Classics, Medieval Studies, Philosophy) on any topic in ancient Greek or Roman philosophy (up to 529 A.D.). Congrats, Matt!

 

CPAMP 25th Anniversary Seminar: Peter Adamson (Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München)

Room 418, Philosophy Department, Jackman Humanities Building, 100 St. George St.

We will be celebrating the 25th anniversary of the University of Toronto’s Collaborative Programme in Ancient and Medieval Philosophy (CPAMP) with a series of talks by Peter Adamson. The second is entitled, “The Thought-Experimental Method: Avicenna’s Flying Man Argument.”

CPAMP 25th Anniversary Seminar: Peter Adamson (Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München)

Common Room, Pontifical Institute of Mediaeval Studies, 59 Queen’s Park Crescent 

We will be celebrating the 25th anniversary of the University of Toronto’s Collaborative Programme in Ancient and Medieval Philosophy (CPAMP) with a series of talks by Peter Adamson. The first is entitled, “Nature in Giles of Rome’s On Ecclesiastical Power