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Axis History of Philosophy from Ancient to Modern Age

Prolepsis: Πρόληψις

Program of research on precognitive knowledge in ancient philosophy

Organisation, contact: Stéphane Marchand (Univ. Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne, Gramata–SPHere)

Archives : 2019-2020

SCHEDULE 2020-2021

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PROGRAM 2019–2020

Session take place at Centre Panthéon, Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne*
All sessions of SPHere seminars are cancelled since March 15th due to covid-19. We hope to be able to provide further updates and to see you soon.

Monday November 18, 2019, 2:30pm–6:00pm

:: The prolepse according to the epicureans

  • Francesco Verde (Sapienza Univ. di Roma) 
    La prolessi di Epicuro: genesi materialistica e funzione epistemologica
  • Chiara Rover (Sapienza Univ. di Roma) 
    Notitia/notities in Lucretius’ De rerum natura and the relationship
    with Epicurus’ prolepsis

Friday April 24, 2020

:: Plato and the question of the possibility of knowledge: is there knowledge before knowledge?

  • Dimitri El Murr (ENS, Centre Jean Pépin)
  • Sylvain Delcomminette (Univ. Libre de Bruxelles)
  • Elena Partene (ENS)
  • Marc-Antoine Gavray (Univ. de Liège)

Monday May 4, 2020

:: Precognitions, from Aristotle to Epicurus

  • Voula Tsouna (Univ. of California Santa Barbara)
  • Gabor Betegh (Univ. of Cambridge)
  • Richard McKirahan (Univ. of California Santa Barbara)

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