ANCIENT EPISTEMOLOGY WORKSHOP

Queen's University Belfast.
9-10 December, 2010

Confirmed Speakers

David Sedley Laurence Professor of Ancient Philosophy, University of Cambridge
Theodore Scaltsas Chair of Ancient Philosophy, University of Edinburgh
Anna Marmodoro British Academy Post-doctoral Follow and Junior Research Fellow, Corpus Christi College, University of Oxford
Vasilis Politis Senior Lecturer in Philosophy, Trinity College Dublin
David Charles Colin Prestige Fellow and Tutor in Philosophy, Oriel College, University of Oxford
Michail Peramatzis Lecturer in Philosophy, Queen’s University Belfast

Tentative Schedule

9 December, 2010

14.00

David Sedley
'Hypothetical method at Phaedo 99-101'

15.30

Anna Marmodoro
'Aristotle on Perception'

17.00

Vasilis Politis
'Is there a theory of knowledge in Plato's early dialogues?'

18.30

End

10 December 2010

9.00

Theodore Scaltsas
'Plato's theory of knowledge in the middle dialogues'

10.30

David Charles
‘Aristotle on perception or on knowledge of essences -the latter with some remarks on van Fraasen’

12.00

Michail Peramatzis
'Aristotle's definition of knowledge or/and the relation between knowledge and necessity'

13.30

End

Venue
The workshop will be held in
the Conference Room (20.101),
School of Politics, International Studies, and Philosophy,
21 University Square, Queen’s University Belfast.

Attendance is open to all.

For enquiries, please contact Joseph Diekemper (j.diekemper@qub.ac.uk) or Michail Peramatzis (m.peramatzis@qub.ac.uk). The organisers gratefully acknowledge the support of the Mind Association and the School of Politics, International Studies, and Philosophy, Queen’s University Belfast.