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Celebrating István Bodnár

Wednesday, March 27, 2019, 9:30 am – 6:00 pm

The CEU Department of Philosophy will be celebrating the contribution to philosophy of István Bodnár, in the year of his 61st birthday, with a one-day symposium.


Morning Session
Location: N11 616

9.30 Rob Bolton, Rutgers University: Dialectic and Analytics: Aristotle's Two Standards for Inquiry

10.30 Coffee break

11.00 Orna Harari, Tel Aviv University: Mathematicians, Metaphysics, and the Principles of Demonstration

12.00 Zoltán Szabó, Yale University: Illusions of Language

13.00 Lunch break

Afternoon Session
Location: N15 Quantum 101

14.30 Katerina Ierodiakonou, University of Geneva &  National & Kapodistrian University of Athens: Theories of Selective Perceptual Attention in Antiquity

15.30 Hanoch Ben-Yami, CEU: Plato and the Discovery of the Primes

16.30 Coffee break

17.00 Gábor Betegh, University of Cambridge: On the Origin of the Notion of Body