Programme

6th of April

Session I – Chair:  Han Thomas Adriaenssen (University of Groningen)

09:00 – 09:15 Introduction – Elena Baltuta (Humboldt University of Berlin)

09:15 – 10:15 Saliha Shah (Indian Institute of Technology Delhi) – The Limits of Sense-Perception: An Exploration of the Theory of Internal Senses in Avicenna and Averroes

10:15 – 10:30 Coffee break

10:30 – 11:30 John Marenbon (University of Cambridge) – Sense-Perception and Immateriality in the 13th and 14th Centuries

11:30 – 11:45 Coffee break

11:45 – 12:45 José Filipe Silva (University of Helsinki) – The Chameleonic Mind: Medieval Augustinians on the Activity of Perception

Lunch break

Session II – Chair: Sonja Schierbaum (University of Hamburg)

15:00 – 16:00 Juhana Toivanen (University of Jyväskylä) – Perceiving as: A Theme and Medieval Variations

16:00 – 16:15 Coffee break

16:15 – 17:15 André Martin (McGill University) – Peter John Olivi on Perception, Attention and the Soul’s Orientation Towards the Body

17:15 – 17:30 Coffee break

17:30 – 18:30 Mattia Mantovani (Humboldt University of Berlin) – Sensus spoliatus: The Perspectivists’ Distinction between Proper and Common Sensibles

                                                   

7th of April

Session I – Chair: Stephan Schmid (University of Hamburg)

09:15 – 10:15 Dominik Perler (Humboldt University of Berlin) – Rational Seeing: Aquinas on Human Perception

10:15 – 10:30 Coffee break

10:30 – 11:30 Daniel De Haan (University of Cambridge) – Perception, Practical Reason, and Prudence in Thomas Aquinas: The Function of the vis cogitativa

11:30 – 11:45 Coffee break

11:45 – 12:45 Lukáš Lička (University of Ostrava) – Non sicut mus de foramine: Some 13th Century Approaches Towards the Extramissionist Explanation of Vision

Lunch break

Session II – Chair: Anna Tropia (Humboldt University of Berlin)

15:00 – 16:00 Andrew LaZella (University of Scranton) – Caesar in Bronze: Duns Scotus on the Sensation of Singulars

16:00 – 16:15 Coffee break

16:15 – 17:15 Martin Klein (Humboldt University of Berlin) – John Buridan on the Singularity of Sense-Perception

17:15 – 17:30 Coffee break

17:30 – 18:30 Elena Baltuta (Humboldt University of Berlin) – Perception and Causation in Robert Kilwardby