Events 2017-18

All seminars and other events are open to the public unless otherwise indicated.
The venue is SCAS in Linneanum, Thunbergsvägen 2


Upcoming Events, Autumn 2017

Subject to change.

26 September, 11:15 a.m.
Keith Tribe, Fellow, SCAS.
Independent Scholar
The Moral Sciences in 19th Century Cambridge

3 October, 11:15 a.m.
Anandi Hattiangadi, Pro Futura Scientia Fellow, SCAS.
Professor of Philosophy, Stockholm University
Science Studies Without Relativism

9-11 October. SYMPOSIUM
Emerging Topics in Biological Networks and Systems Biology
Prior registration is required.

17 October, 11:15 am.
Nikolay P. Grintser, Johan Peter Falck Fellow, SCAS.
Director, School of Advanced Studies in the Humanities, Russian Presidential Academy
of National Economy and Public Administration, Moscow
Hegel was Right? The Political Meaning of Sophocles' "Antigone"

18 October, 6:15 p.m. LECTURE
Dmitry Afinogenov, Professor, Department of Byzantine and Modern Greek Philology,
Moscow Lomonosov University. Research Associate, Institute of World History, Russian
Academy of Sciences
Hellenistic Judaism in George the Monk
The Annual Lecture in Memory of Lennart Rydén. In collaboration with Bysantinska
sällskapet, Uppsala

The event will be followed by a reception. Please contact no later
than 11 October to register.

7 November, 11:15 a.m.
Pia Campeggiani, EURIAS Fellow, SCAS.
Research Fellow, University of Bologna
Ethics and Poetics: Aristotle on Friendship and Imagination

14 November, 11:15 a.m.
Francisco O. Ramirez, Fellow, SCAS.
Professor of Education and (by courtesy) Sociology, Stanford University
The Institutionalization of American Universities as Organizational Actors: Will
This Model Globalize?

16-17 November. WORKSHOP
Perspective in Language and Thought

21 November, 11:15 a.m.
Meir Zadok, Guest of the Principal, SCAS.
Executive Director, Israel Academy of Sciences and Humanities, Jerusalem
High Performance and Funding Science in a Small Country

28 November, 11:15 a.m.
Mika Perälä, Erik Allardt Fellow, SCAS.
Alfred Kordelin Fellow, University of Helsinki
Aristotle on Perceptual Discrimination

5 December, 11:15 a.m.
Jan R. Stenger, Fellow, SCAS.
MacDowell Professor of Greek, University of Glasgow
Erudite Women, Infant Teachers, Rustic Philosophers: Pushing the Limits of
Education in Late Antiquity

Previous Events, Autumn 2017

14 September. CEREMONY and LECTURE
An event in honour of the newly appointed scholars of the Pro Futura Scientia Programme
Geoffrey Harpham, Professor, Visiting Scholar and Senior Fellow, Kenan Institute for Ethics,
Duke University, Durham, NC. Former Director, National Humanities Center, Research Triangle
Park, NC
Scholarship and Freedom
In collaboration with Riksbankens Jubileumsfond.
By invitation only.

Please note that the programme is subject to change.