Annual Ancient Philosophy Workshop

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Date(s) - 03/03/2017
9:00 am - 5:00 pm

JHB 418


Friday, March 3, 2017
Lillian Massey Building
125 Queen’s Park
Room 220

9:00 – Coffee
9:15 – Welcome

9:30-11:00 – Tim O’Keefe (Georgia State): ‘The Normativity of Nature in Epicurean Ethics’
Comments: Charles Brittain (Cornell/Toronto)

11:00-11:15 – Coffee Break

11:15-12:45 – Brad Inwood (Yale): ‘The Pitfalls of Perfection: Stoicism for Non-Sages’
Comments: Julia Annas (Arizona)

12:45-2:15 – Lunch

Afternoon sessions in…

Jackman Humanities Building
170 St. George Street
Room 418

2:15-3:45 – Rachana Kamtekar (Arizona): ‘Epicurus’ Refutation of Determinism’
Comments: Marion Durand (Toronto)

3:45-4:00 – Coffee Break

4:00-5:30 – Susan Sauvé Meyer (Penn): ‘Passions & Other Actions in Stoicism’
Comments: Tad Brennan (Cornell)

Saturday, March 4, 2017
Jackman Humanities Building
170 St. George Street
Room 418

9:00 – Coffee

9:15-10:45 – John Wynne (Northwestern): ‘Stoic Beauty’
Comments: Margaret Graver (Dartmouth)

10:45-11:00 – Coffee Break

11:00-12:30 – Jacob Klein (Colgate): ‘On the Guise of the Good (and the Bad) in Stoicism’
Comments: James Allen (Toronto)

Free, advance registration is required to participate please contact: or

Funding and support is gratefully acknowledged from the Collaborative Programme in Ancient and Medieval Philosophy (CPAMP), the Departments of Classics and Philosophy, and the Canada Research Chair cluster in Ancient Philosophy.

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