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The Boston Colloquium in Medieval Philosophy

philosophy department

Sponsored by the Institute of Medieval Philosophy and Theology at Boston College.

Contact:
Professor Stephen Brown
Institute of Medieval Philosophy and Theology
Phone: 617-552-0436
Email: brownst@bc.edu



Spring 2011

Feb. 8 - 2:00-3:30 p.m. - Campanella 380
Jeremy Wilkins, "Trinity and Economy: The Development of a Tradition in Augustine, Aquinas and Lonergan"

Feb. 22 - 2:00-3:30 p.m. - Campanella 380
Daniel Lasker, "Philosophical Issues in Medieval Jewish Authors"

March 15 - 2:00-3:30 p.m. - Campanella 380
Stephen Brown, "William of Ockham on Amphiboly"

March 21 - 7:30 p.m. - 9 Lake Street, Room 135
James Colbert - Fitchburg State College - "Substance Dualism Among the Barbarians: Father Ernest Fortin's Appreciation on Claudianus Mamertus"

March 28 - Campanella 380
"Religious Experience in the Soteriology of Peter Abelard" by Professor Sandra Friedhoff, University of Goetingen

April 5 - Time and Location TBA - Jeff Witt, "Peter Plaout: Faith and Theology in his Prologue to the Sentences"

April 11 - 7:30 p.m. - McGuinn Hall 223
"The Philosophical Parameters of Maimonides' Rabbinic Writings" by Alfred Ivry, Professor of Philosophy (retired), New York University.



Fall 2010

December 7 - 2010 - 2:00 p.m. - Campanella 335
"Anselm: Uniting God with Human Being and Human Being with God" by Professor Eileen Sweeney, Boston College.

November 16, 2010 - 2:00 p.m. - Campanella 335
"Salvation History and Metaphysics: Alexander of Hales on the Nature of Theology" by Associate Prof. of Theology Boyd Taylor Coolman, Boston College.

November 1 - 7:30 p.m. - Brighton Campus, School of Theology and Ministry
"Maimonides on the Non-Evident Rationality of Morality" by Jon Jacobs, the Richard J. and Jean Head Professor of Philosophy, Colgate University.

October 25, 2010 - 7:30 p.m. - 9 Lake Street, Room 100
“Holy Scripture and the Quest for Authority in the Late Middle Ages” by Ian C Levy, Adjunct Associate Professor of Theology, Providence College.

October 12, 2010 - 2:00 p.m. - Campanella 335
"Scholastic Subtleties and Protestant Semiotics: Sacramental Efficacy" by Ueli Zahnd, Ph.D. (Cand.), University of Freiburg.

Sept. 21, 2010 - 2:00 p.m. - Campanella 335

Sept. 21, 2010 - 2:00 p.m. - Campanella 335
Boston Colloquium in Medieval Philosophy talk: Prof. Jean-Luc Solere will present on "Scotus geometer. The amazing longevity of Scotus's geometric arguments against indivisibilism".