Giouli Korobili studied Classical Philology at the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, and Philosophy at the University of Ioannina. In October 2017 she completed her PhD entitled “Aristotle’s On Youth and Old Age, on Life and Death, on Respiration, chapters 1-6. Translation, commentary and interpretative essays” at Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, where she is currently working as a Topoi research fellow. Her research interests include ancient Greek and Roman medicine, ancient and modern rhetoric, metapoetics, and botany.


Further Activities

1.12.2017 Talk Aristotle on the Bellows-Lungs Analogy
Part of: The Body as Machine. Towards an Early History of Iatromechanics
7.7.2017 Talk, with Sean Coughlin, The Concept of “the Meantime” in Aristotle: temporal indeterminacy and the body
Part of: Somatic-Times. Understanding the Relations between Human Bodies and Conceptions of Time
3.5.2017 Talk Comments on Mariska Leunissen’s Commentary on GA I 19-23
Part of: Aristotle on Living Beings. The Generation of Animals
23.3.2017 Talk Aristotle on the Role of Heat in Plant Life
Part of: Nutrition and Nutritive Soul in Aristotle and Aristotelianism
22-24.3.2017 Conference Nutrition and Nutritive Soul in Aristotle and Aristotelianism
28.1.2017 Talk Aristotle on the Heat in Plants: The Cases of Nutrition and Ripening
Part of: 3rd Graduate Student Workshop Berlin-Munich
13.5.2016 Talk What do people call death? Aristotle’s scientific approach to a natural phenomenon
Part of: Oeconomia Corporis. The Body’s Normal and Pathological Constitution at the Intersection of Philosophy and Medicine