Workshop and translation group meetings for Winter 2018 will be held in Classics 21, 1:30-3:00 pm every Friday. The Classics building is located at 1010 E 59th St. The translation group will meet every week of the quarter in which a paper is not to be presented. Papers, which are provided below as soon as they are available, are to be read by participants beforehand. The papers are password protected. Please email the graduate student coordinator for the password.
January 11th: Serena Lai (UChicago): The Philosopher’s Virtue: Phaedo 68c-69c/
January 18th: Sarale Ben Asher (UChicago): Poetry’s Tragic Flaws: An Essay on Republic 10
February 8th: Jason Rheins (Loyola): Deus ex Caverna? Theology and Teleology in the “Subterranean Argument” of Aristotle’s Lost De Philosophia
February 15th: Elena Comay del Junco (UChicago): ‘All things ordered toward one’: A reading of Metaphysics xii
February 22nd: Jessica Moss (NYU): Plato’s Objects-First Epistemology
March 8th: Leon Wash (UChicago)
This year we are continuing to read Plato’s Charmides. You can access the OCT text here. Please email Amber Ace (firstname.lastname@example.org) if you would like to receive updates about the translation group.