Translating Experience (videos)

Translating Experience. Medieval Encounters with Nature, Self, God Conference held at Durham University, 5-6 June 2017 The Light of Nature? No “Experience” in the Middle Ages! by Katja Krause and Nicola Polloni Aquinas on Experience and Its Scope by Therese Cory The “obscure and hidden” work of the vegetal soul in Thomas Aquinas by David…

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Structures of Materiality (videos)

Structures of Materiality: Roger Bacon and the Conundrum of Prime Matter Humboldt Universität zu Berlin Summer Semester 2019 The De anima tradition in Early Franciscan Thought: A Case Study in Avicenna’s Reception by Lydia Schumacher (King’s College London) Species and matter in Roger Bacon’s De multiplicatione specierum by Yael Kedar (Tel Hai College) Matter and Body as Correlative…

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Gundissalinus and Toledo (videos)

Nicholas of Cusa and Gundissalinus: A Prelude on Matter Traducción y circulación del conocimiento árabe a finales del siglo XII: unas notas de introducción The Toledan Translation Movement Dominicus Gundissalinus: Metaphysics and Cosmology Gundissalinus’s Psychological Reflection Attempting an Epistemological Revolution Theoretical Enthusiasm and Doctrinal Condemnation: 1181-1215 Gundissalinus, Avicenna, and the Road to Paris Link to the…

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Translations and Appropriations (videos)

AAIWG Research Seminar, Spring Semester 2017 The Penetration of Arabic Philosophy into the Latin Philosophical Tradition (1162-1215) Bibliography Official Webpage The Toledan Translation Movement This lecture is centred on the rise and development of the Arabic-into-Latin translation movement in Toledo in the second half of the twelfth century. A short presentation of the cultural landscape…

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