A Workshop convened by Jonathan Beere, Laurance S. Rockefeller Visiting Fellow at the UCHV and Professor of Ancient Philosophy and History of Knowledge at the Humboldt-Univerität zu Berlin and Melissa Lane, Director, UCHV and Class of 1943 Professor of Politics
Papers will not be pre-circulated.
Please contact Susan Winters (firstname.lastname@example.org) to register.
|Wednesday May 17|
|1:30-3:30 PM||Jonathan Beere (Humboldt/Princeton): "Philosopher-Kings and the Possibility of the Ideal City in Plato's Republic"
Chair: Benjamin Morison
Comments by André Laks (Universidad Panamericana)
|4:00-6:00 PM||Zena Hitz (St. John's College, Annapolis): "Happiness and the Political Life in Aristotle"
Chair: Hendrik Lorenz
Comments by Allan Silverman (Ohio State University)
|Thursday May 18|
|10:30-11:00 AM||Coffee available|
|11:00 AM-1:00 PM||Melissa Lane (Princeton): "Placing Plato in the History of Liberty"
Chair: Alexander Nehamas
Comments by Panagiotis Dimas (Oslo/Princeton)
|2:30-4:30 PM||Anders Dahl Sørensen (Copenhagen): "Plato and Aristotle on Office-Holding and the Rule of Law"
Chair: Jonathan Beere
Comments by Melissa Schwartzberg (NYU/Princeton)