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Thomas Browne Seminar: Classical Philosophers in Early Modern Thought
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5/28/2014
When: 5/28/2014
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Classical Philosophers in Seventeenth Century English Thought – York CREMS Thomas Browne Seminar 
28 May 2014, Treehouse, Humanities Research Centre, University of York,

10.30-5.30 Open to all – entrance free and no registration required

10.45-11.45
• Sarah Hutton (Aberystwyth), 'Demystifying Seventeenth-century Platonism: the Cambridge Platonists revisited'.

Coffee 11.45-12.15

12.15-1.00
• Helen Smith (York) tbc – on early modern matter theory
• Francesco G. Sacco (Unical / Warburg), Mythology or Modern Science? Robert Hooke and ancient learning

Lunch, 1.00-2.00

2.00-3.15
• Alissa MacMillan (Toulouse) On Curiosity and Religion: Hobbes, Calvin, and the Ancients
• Craig Martin (Oakland), English Polemics and Aristotle’s Paganism
• Patrick Gray (Durham), Milton, “The Passion,” and the Problem of Passibility

Coffee, 3.15-3.45

3.45-4.30
• Elisabeth Thorsson (York), From Antiquity to Enlightenment: Locke and the Logos
• Giuliana Di Biase (Chieti-Pescara), The influence of Cicero on Locke’s moral thought

4.30-5.30
• Jessica Wolfe (North Carolina), 'Men are lived over againe': Thomas Browne and the transcorporating philosophers

Contact: 
kevin.killeen@york.ac.ukhttp://www.york.ac.uk/english/news-events/browne/

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