Virtue and Psychic Motion in Plato’s Republic

17 November 2020 - 3.00 pm

Eduardo Saldaña (Geneva)

On line seminar

Abstract In Republic Books 2–3, Plato’s Socrates reflects on the nature of an early education in ethics, consisting of both musical and physical training. A proper education both prepares the […]

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Seminar Series 2020/2021

This year our seminar series will be held online. You are more than welcome to join our sessions via Teams. To register for each or all sessions, please send an […]

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Ancient Philosophy Seminar

This series of talks focuses on Plato and his legacy with emphasis on the concepts of time, motion and soul. Invited speakers are junior scholars who successfully applied for a visiting […]

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Exploring the early Universe through the cosmic microwave background

3 March 2020 3.00pm

Paolo Natoli, Università di Ferrara and INFN

Department of Philosophy, Building B Room B7/1140 Campus UAB

Abstract I will present the tightest observational bounds available on the early Universe, largely based on the legacy of the ESA Planck satellite. The emergent cosmological picture is well consistent […]

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Visiting at PROTEUS 2020/2021

The call for Application for visiting periods (up to 3 months) at Proteus is now open. We now accept applications for the Academic Year 2020/2021. Visiting PhD students and postdocs (up to three years […]

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Time and Cosmogony in Plato and the Platonic Tradition

22-23 October 2019

Organizers: Silvia De Bianchi and Daniel Vázquez

Sala d'Actes, Department of Philosophy - Campus UAB

Program Tuesday 22nd October Sala d’Actes – Philosophy Dept. UAB   10:30-10:45 Introduction, program information/changes 10:45-11:45 Barbara Sattler “Chronos as all-encompassing – Plato’s Unification of Time” 12:00-13:00 Viktor Ilievski “The Demiurge and […]

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