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.

An event in honour of the newly appointed Pro Futura Scientia Fellows
In collaboration with Riksbankens Jubileumsfond.
By invitation only.

26 September, 11:15 a.m.
Keith Tribe, Fellow, SCAS.
Independent Scholar
The Moral Sciences in Later Nineteenth-century Cambridge

3 October, 11:15 a.m.
Anandi Hattiangadi, Pro Futura Scientia Fellow, SCAS.
Professor of Philosophy, Stockholm University
Title TBA

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

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

18 October, 6:15 p.m. LECTURE
Dmitrij Afinogenov, Professor, Institute of Universal History, Russian Academy of
Sciences, and Moscow State University
Title TBA
The Annual Lecture in Memory of Lennart Rydén. In collaboration with Bysantinska
sällskapet, Uppsala

Prior registration is required. More information will follow.

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. TBC
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
Perspectives in Language and Thought
More information will follow.

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

Please note that the programme is subject to change.