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Easter Term 2017

The B Club

Meetings take place on Mondays in Room 1.11 of the Faculty of Classics unless otherwise stated. The meeting starts at 5 p.m. Tea is served from 4.30 p.m. All welcome.

8 May Dimitri El Murr (Panthéon-Sorbonne), Alexandrian Platonism and the Division of Practical Philosophy.

15 May Mehmet Erginel (Eastern Mediterranean University), The Unity of Plato’s Thought on Pleasure and Pain.

22 May Christopher Rowe (Durham University), Sophia and phronesis in the Eudemian and Nicomachean Ethics.


Thursday Seminar

Meetings take place on Thursdays in term, beginning on 27 April, in room 1.11, Faculty of Classics.

Meetings begin at 5.15 except on 27 April and 18 May when they will begin at

6.05 pm after the Philological Society meeting.

No meeting will take place on 11 May due to the Gray Lecture.

Please bring a copy of the text.


Aristotle, Rhetoric, Book I



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