Conference on Aristotle, Literature, Renaissance | Newberry

Conference on Aristotle, Literature, Renaissance

John Case, Frontispiece from the Sphaera Civitatis, 1588, Case JO .148

John Case, Frontispiece from the Sphaera Civitatis, 1588, Case JO .148

Friday, September 22, 2000Saturday, September 23, 2000
Center for Renaissance Studies Programs
Medieval Studies Program
Early Modern Studies Program

Sponsored by the University of Chicago; and by the Department of French and Italian, the Anonymous Fund, the Institute of Research in the Humanities, and the Humanities Center of the University of Wisconsin-Madison.


Friday, September 22, at the Newberry Library


Ruling the Unruly: Classical Regularity and Aristotle’s Forms of Knowledge


Richard Goodkin, University of Wisconsin-Madison


Théories des mediétés à la Renaissance: lecture de l’Ethique à Eudème


Pierre Marechaux, Université de Tours (now at Université de Nantes)


Dryden and the Cosmopolitan Mean


Joshua Scodel, University of Chicago


Women and the Public Sphere in Renaissance Tuscany


Jane C. TyIus, University of Wisconsin-Madison (now at New York University)


Aristotélisme et néo-platonisme dans les dialogues de Guy de Bruès


Béatrice Périgot, Université de Nice


Saturday, September 23, at the University of Wisconsin-Madison


Aristotelian Friendship and Renaissance Letters


Kathy Eden, Columbia University


Aristotle’s Infinities in Late Renaissance Thinking


Ian Maclean, All Souls College, University of Oxford


Autour de l’Ethique à Nicomaque: Montaigne et le débat ramiste sur la philosophie morale


François Rigolot, Princeton University


Peut-on parler de seconde scolastique française?


Marie-Luce Demonet, Université de Poitiers


Prudence et “panurgie”: le machiavélisme, est-if aristotilicien?


Francis Goyet, Université de Grenoble


Aristotle’s Prudence, and Pyrrho’s


John O’Brien, Royal Holloway. University of London


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