International Galen Conference

In the context of the Galen project directed by prof Teun Tieleman an international conference will be held in Utrecht from Thursday 23 to Saturday 25 September 2021.

Invited scholars will present papers in such areas as Galen’s physiology/anatomy, the soul-body relationship, ethics/moral psychology, cosmology and religion, as well as what these different perspectives on human nature mean in terms of (sub)discipline-formation. The Arabic tradition concerned with Galen’s work will be represented too.
List of Speakers and Subjects: Aistė Čelkytė (Leiden/Utrecht), Riccardo Chiaradonna (Roma Tre), Aileen Das (Univ. Michigan), Julien Devinant (Paris, Sorbonne), Philip van der Eijk (Humboldt-Berlin), Christopher Gill (Exeter), Jim Hankinson (Austin TX), Matyáš Havrda (Prague), Brooke Holmes (Princeton), David Kaufman (Transylvania Univ. Lexington KT), Inna Kupreeva (Edinburgh), Orly Lewis (Hebrew Univ. Jerusalem), Peter Singer (London), Chiara Thumiger (Kiel), Julia Trompeter (Berlin/Utrecht), Robert Vinkesteijn (Utrecht), Elvira Wakelnig (Vienna), James Wilberding (Berlin).
Those interested in the conference can send their questions in an email to Nikè van Wijck: [email protected]
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