The Center for the Ancient Mediterranean at Columbia invites you to an all-day symposium celebrating the new Loeb Classical Library edition of Early Greek Philosophy. Please visit the CAM website for more details:
9:30-9:45am: Introductory remarks (W.V. Harris and Jeffrey Henderson)
9:45-11:00am: Discussion on the making of the new edition of Early Greek Philosophy (Glenn Most and André Laks)
11:00-11:15am: Coffee break
11:15am-12:15pm: André Laks - "How Preplatonic worlds became ensouled: an episode in the history of reception," followed by discussion.
12:15-1:00pm: David Sider - "Repetition in Empedocles," followed by discussion.
1:00-2:30pm: Lunch break
2:30-3:30pm: Glenn W. Most - "Thales and the Beginning of Philosophy," followed by discussion.
3:30-4:15pm: Christian Wildberg - "Two New Editions of the Presocratics – and What to Do With Them," followed by discussion.
4:15-4:45: Break for refreshments
4:45-5:30pm: Round-table discussion (featuring Marc Van De Mieroop, Dhananjay Jagannathan, Katja Vogt, Glenn Most, and André Laks).