Archive for September, 2008

UTCMP 2008

by Rachel Barney .

The University of Toronto Colloquium in Mediaeval Philosophy 2008

Friday, September 19

Session I (4:30-6:30)
Chair:  Christina Van Dyke (Calvin College)
Speaker:  Robert Pasnau (University of Colorado, Boulder): “The Scholastics and Secondary Qualities”
Commentator:  Jean-Luc Solère (Boston College)

Saturday, September 20

Session II (10:00-12:00)
Chair:  Kara Richardson (University of Syracuse)
Speaker:  Thérèse-Anne Druart (Catholic University of America): “Ibn Sina or Avicenna, and Duns Scotus”
Commentator:  Robert Wisnovsky (McGill University)

Session III (2:30-4:30)
Chair:  Jeffrey Brower (Purdue University)
Speaker:  Cecilia Trifogli (All Souls College, University of Oxford): “Thomas Wylton on Final Causality”
Commentator:  Edith Sylla (North Carolina State University)