Reshaping the Tradition (Winter Semester 2018)

Reading Group on Theories of Matter ~ Winter Semester 2018 ~ (Re-)Shaping the Tradition: Narratives of Matter in Calcidius and Ibn Gabirol Venue: Institut für Philosophie (HU Berlin), Invalidenstrasse 110 Contact: nicola.polloni@hu-berlin.de HU Agnes Website The reading group discusses a set of relevant texts on matter and materiality authored by some of the most original thinkers of…

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Structures of Materiality (Summer Semester 2019)

Reading Group on Theories of Matter ~ Summer Semester 2019 ~ Structures of Materiality: Roger Bacon and the Conundrum of Prime Matter Contact: nicola.polloni@hu-berlin.de Following the discussion of the texts read during the first part of the reading group, the second semester will engage with some main aspects of the thirteenth-century debate on prime matter through the…

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