Language

All lectures are held from 2:00-4:00 PM, in the Aquinas Hall Auditorium,unless otherwise noted.

The flyer, as well as further details, can be found here. 

Friday, September 27
Andrew Davis, Belmont University
Holophrasis and Anamnesis: Relating Language and Ontology

Friday, October 11
Jacob Howland, University of Tulsa
Kierkegaard on the Use and Abuse of Language

Friday, October 18
Kevin White, The Catholic University of America
Song, Poetry, Philosophy: Three Ways of Using Words

Friday, November 1
Luis Lopez-Farjeat, Universidad Panamericana
Abd al-Jabbar and al-Ghazali on Divine Speech in their Theories of Language

Friday, November 15
Cristina Ionescu, The Catholic University of America
The Language of Images and Paradigms in Plato's Sophist and Statesman

Friday, December 6
Eileen Sweeney, Boston College
In Praise of Moderation: Medieval Philosophers on the Linguistic Turn