International workshop: Asclepiades of Bithynia

University of Rome “Tor Vergata”

Dottorato di Ricerca in Antichità Classiche e loro Fortuna. Archeologia, Filologia, Storia
Intedisciplinary Research Centre «Forms of Knowledge in the Ancient World»Intedisciplinary Research Centre «Forms of Knowledge in the Ancient World»

 

Workshop internazionale

 

Asclepiades of Bithynia. Medicine and philosophy in Late Republican Rome

 

10.30: Introduction

10.45: Fabio Stok (Rome), Un medico greco a Roma: impatto e memoria

11.30: Chiara Thumiger (Warwick), Asclepiades on phrenitis and the problem of consistency (Caelius Aurel., Ac.Dis. 1.1, 14-15)

12.15: Ambra Serangeli (Oslo), L’antiteleologismo di Asclepiade e Epicuro nella testimonianza galeniana del De usu partium

15.00: David Leith (Exeter), Asclepiades’ Epistemology

15.45: Francesco Verde (Würzburg), Asclepiade tra Epicuro e Stratone di Lampsaco

16.30: Conclusions

Chair: Amneris Roselli

 

 

Thursday 27 September 2018, h. 10,30

Macroarea di Lettere e Filosofia
1 Columbia st. – Rome
Building B, 1st floor conference room

 

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The proceedings of the International workshop will be published on «Technai. An International Journal for Ancient Science and Technology»