COLL: Classical Philosophers in Seventeenth Century English Thought – York CREMS, 28/05/14, Univ. York

28 May 2014, Treehouse, Humanities Research Centre, University of York, 10.30-5.30
 
Open to all – entrance free and no registration required
10.45-11.45
Sarah Hutton (Aberystwyth), ‘Demystifying Seventeenth-century Platonism: the Cambridge Platonists revisited’.
 
Coffee 11.45-12.15
12.15-1.00
·       Helen Smith (York) tbc – on early modern matter theory
·       Francesco G. Sacco (Unical / Warburg), Mythology or Modern Science? Robert Hooke and ancient learning
 
Lunch, 1.00-2.00
2.00-3.15
·       Alissa MacMillan (Toulouse) On Curiosity and Religion: Hobbes, Calvin, and the Ancients
·       Craig Martin (Oakland), English Polemics and Aristotle’s Paganism
·       Patrick Gray (Durham), Milton, “The Passion,” and the Problem of Passibility
 
Coffee, 3.15-3.45
3.45-4.30
·       Elisabeth Thorsson (York), From Antiquity to Enlightenment: Locke and the Logos
·       Giuliana Di Biase (Chieti-Pescara), The influence of Cicero on Locke’s moral thought
 
4.30-5.30
·       Jessica Wolfe (North Carolina), ‘Men are lived over againe’: Thomas Browne and the transcorporating philosophers
 
Thomas Browne Seminar
Contact: kevin.killeen@york.ac.uk
http://www.york.ac.uk/english/news-events/browne/ 

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