Wisdom in Ancient Thought—a two-day conference

Friday, April 3, 2009 - Saturday, April 4, 2009  9:00am The Refectory, Union Theological Seminary, 3041 W B'way at 121 St.


Free and open to the public

No registration required

First come, first seated


Center for the Ancient Mediterranean

University Seminar on Classical Civilization

A two-day conference on "Wisdom in Ancient Thought," featuring Rachel Barney, University of Toronto; Jonathan Beere, HU BERLIN; John Cooper, Princeton University; Leslie Kurke, University of California, Berkeley; Wolfgang Mann, Columbia University; Steven Strange, Emory University; Peter Struck, University of Pennsylvania; Hakan Tell, Dartmouth College; Iakovos Vasiliou, City University of New York; Katja Vogt, Columbia University; and Nancy Worman, Barnard College.


  • Rachel Barney

    Canada Research Chair in Classical Philosophy

    University of Toronto

  • Jonathan Beere

    Co-Director, Graduate School of Ancient Philosophy

    Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin

  • John Cooper

    Henry Putnam University Professor of Philosophy
    Chair, Program in Classical Philosophy

    Princeton University

  • Leslie Kurke

    Gladys Rehard Wood Chair, Professor of Classics and Comparative Literature

    University of California, Berkeley

  • Wolfgang Mann


    Columbia University

  • Steven Strange

    Associate Professor of Philosophy

    Emory University

  • Peter Struck

    Associate Professor of Classical Studies
    Director, Benjamin Franklin Scholars

    University of Pennsylvania

  • Hakan Tell

    Associate Professor of Classics

    Dartmouth College

  • Iakovos Vasiliou

    Professor of Philosophy

    City University of New York

  • Katja Vogt


    Columbia University

  • Nancy Worman

    Associate Professor

    Barnard College


By Semester