Program

10.11.2017
13:00 - 13:10
Welcome
13:10 - 14:00
Motion – A Topic of Intellectual Discourse?
Robert MüllerFreie Universität Berlin
15:00 - 15:50
The Political Implications of ‘Motion’ in Plato’s Theaetetus and Laws
Ryan BalotUniversity of Toronto, Canada
15:50 - 16:50
Motion, Rest, and Unsocial Sociability? Thucydides’ Archaeology and Protagoras’ Great Speech
Seth N. JaffeFreie Universität Berlin
17:10 - 18:00
The Greatest Motion – kinesis as a Historical Category in Thucydides
Christian WendtFreie Universität Berlin
11.11.2017
09:00 - 09:50
Anaxagoras on Motion
Anna MarmodoroUniversity of Oxford, United Kingdom
09:50 - 10:40
Metaphysics and Motion
Patricia CurdPurdue University
11:10 - 12:00
In Proclum: Intelligible Motion in the Parmenides Commentary
Georgios TsagdisUniversity of Westminster
12:00 - 13:50
Folk Physics in Action: Practical Consequences of an Aristotelian Worldview
George DarbyUniversity of Oxford, United Kingdom
13:40 - 14:30
Round table: Across Boundaries – Commuting Disciplines