Program for the University of Toronto Colloquium in Mediaeval Philosophy, Sept 23-24, 2016

September 12, 2016 by Communications


Session I (4:30 – 6:30)

Chair: Antoine Côté (University of Ottawa)

Speaker: Stephen Dumont (University of Notre Dame): “The Condemnation of Giles of Rome Revisited”
Commentator: Peter Eardley (University of Guelph)



Session II (10:00 – 12:00)

Chair: Christina Van Dyke (Calvin College)

Speaker: Dag Nikolaus Hasse (Julius-Maximillian-Universität, Würzburg): “Averroës on Knowing God”

Commentator: Luis Xavier López-Farjeat (Universidad Panamericana)

Session III (2:00 – 4:00)

Chair: Michael Fatigati (University of Toronto)

Speaker: Kendall Fisher (Syracuse University): “Thomas Aquinas on Hylomorphism and
the In-Act Principle”
Speaker: Philip Choi (University of Colorado at Boulder): “Skepticism, Reliabilism,
and Evidentia in William of Ockham”
Speaker: André Martin (McGill University): “Terminative Cognition and the Object of Cognition in Peter John Olivi”


Session IV (4:15 – 6:15)

Chair: Andrew Arlig (Brooklyn College)

Speaker: Cecilia Trifogli (Oxford University): “Thomas Aquinas, Giles of Rome, and Thomas Wylton on the Subject of Thought and the Intellectual Soul”

Commentator: Therese Scarpelli Cory (University of Notre Dame)



All sessions will be held in Room 100 of the Jackman Humanities Building

(170 St. George Street) and are free and open to the public.

Registration and inquiries:

The colloquium is sponsored by the Department of Philosophy, the Collaborative Program in Ancient and Medieval Philosophy, the Centre for Medieval Studies, the Department of Near and Middle Eastern Studies, and the Pontifical Institute of Mediaeval Studies.

Organizers: Deborah Black, Peter King, Martin Pickavé