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  Topic: Promethus conference 2017: Deep Philosophy, Deep Ecology
Tim Addey

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PostForum: Plato Forum   Posted: Fri Jan 20, 2017 9:26 am   Subject: Promethus conference 2017: Deep Philosophy, Deep Ecology
I do hope readers of this forum will be interested in the Prometheus Trust's 2017 conference and will consider offering a paper, joining in with a "round table" or just attending and adding ...
  Topic: Beyond the chattering mind.
Tim Addey

Replies: 7
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PostForum: Plato Forum   Posted: Fri Jan 13, 2017 7:36 am   Subject: Beyond the chattering mind.
Briefly, the intelligible is that order of things which are knowable, while the intellectual is that order of things that know. Following Parmenides' doctrine of Being (his poem On Natures affirms, &q ...
  Topic: Beyond the chattering mind.
Tim Addey

Replies: 7
Views: 4240

PostForum: Plato Forum   Posted: Fri Dec 30, 2016 4:57 pm   Subject: Proclus on the approach to the Ineffable
There is a rather beautiful passage in Proclus' Theology of Plato (Book 2, ch. 11) in which he looks to our affinity with the highest principle (beyond the first order of Gods who establish pure being ...
  Topic: One day workshop on the Palinode of Socrates in the Phaedrus
Tim Addey

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PostForum: Plato Forum   Posted: Wed Jan 27, 2016 9:55 am   Subject: One day workshop on the Palinode of Socrates in the Phaedrus
The Prometheus Trust is running a one day workshop in Islington, North London on February 27th, in association with New Acropolis. Here are the details:

The Palinode of Socrates

A workshop with ...
  Topic: Prometheus Trust Conference 2016 - Will, Freewill and Freedo
Tim Addey

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PostForum: Plato Forum   Posted: Fri Jan 08, 2016 10:12 am   Subject: Prometheus Trust Conference 2016 - Will, Freewill and Freedo
I suppose I should have said that full details of the conference are on the Prometheus Trust website - www.prometheustrust.co.uk
  Topic: Prometheus Trust Conference 2016 - Will, Freewill and Freedo
Tim Addey

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PostForum: Plato Forum   Posted: Thu Jan 07, 2016 1:46 pm   Subject: Prometheus Trust Conference 2016 - Will, Freewill and Freedo
PROMETHEUS TRUST ELEVENTH ANNUAL CONFERENCE

24-26 JUNE 2016

AT PURLEY CHASE CENTRE, MANCETTER, WARWICKSHIRE, UK

Will, freewill and freedom

Fundamental to our understanding of ourselves, an ...
  Topic: Some observations on Socrates and his methods
Tim Addey

Replies: 10
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PostForum: Plato Forum   Posted: Sat Nov 21, 2015 11:09 am   Subject: Some observations on Socrates and his methods
Peter, let me pick up on another of your points:


Truth, or aletheia, as Heidegger never failed to remind us, is a privative. In its etymology it is ‘protected’ by lethe – 'hiddenness' rather tha ...
  Topic: Some observations on Socrates and his methods
Tim Addey

Replies: 10
Views: 6134

PostForum: Plato Forum   Posted: Fri Nov 13, 2015 12:35 pm   Subject: Some observations on Socrates and his methods
Peter

You raise a number of very interesting points. Let me for the moment just concentrate on one - the order of the modes - and draw out an important implication of the way I have set them out. ...
  Topic: Some observations on Socrates and his methods
Tim Addey

Replies: 10
Views: 6134

PostForum: Plato Forum   Posted: Thu Nov 12, 2015 1:33 pm   Subject: Some observations on Socrates and his methods
It may be worth considering the way in which Socrates approaches the various characters he meets in the dialogues of Plato – he is after all, I think, Plato's model philosopher, and offered to us in a ...
  Topic: Proof of the One
Tim Addey

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PostForum: Plato Forum   Posted: Sun Feb 01, 2015 5:53 pm   Subject: Proof of the One
Just to add a further possible line of research, you might consider Proclus' masterly metaphysical treatise, The Elements of Theology, especially the first five or six propositions. Here is the first ...
  Topic: Conference: "Immortality"
Tim Addey

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PostForum: Plato Forum   Posted: Thu Jan 15, 2015 10:18 am   Subject: Conference: "Immortality"
PROMETHEUS TRUST TENTH ANNUAL CONFERENCE
TO BE HELD ON 10-12 JULY 2015 AT AT
PURLEY CHASE CENTRE, MANCETTER, WARWICKSHIRE, CV9 2RQ, UK

"Immortality"

Reporting Diotima's teaching in ...
  Topic: A Small Reflection on the Tempore of Modern Philosophy
Tim Addey

Replies: 50
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PostForum: Plato Forum   Posted: Fri Dec 19, 2014 5:47 pm   Subject: A Small Reflection on the Tempore of Modern Philosophy
Bryan - I did think about the case of Plato when I wrote, but my view is that he was presenting a set of extremely subtle points, and at the same time trying to avoid merely promulgating a set of opin ...
  Topic: A Small Reflection on the Tempore of Modern Philosophy
Tim Addey

Replies: 50
Views: 31074

PostForum: Plato Forum   Posted: Fri Dec 19, 2014 10:13 am   Subject: First there is a name - according the seventh letter.
Can I just add my thoughts on posting anonymously or pseudonymously: As a general rule I think that if someone wishes to say or write something in the storm of words which the internet and other bits ...
  Topic: Prometheus Trust Conference July 2014 - Know Thyself
Tim Addey

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PostForum: Plato Forum   Posted: Sun Apr 20, 2014 12:21 pm   Subject: Prometheus Trust Conference July 2014 - Know Thyself
Just a mention that the venue of the Prometheus Trust conference has been switched to Gilwell Park Conference Centre in Chingford, Essex. We still have residential and non-residential places availabl ...
  Topic: Prometheus Trust Conference July 2014 - Know Thyself
Tim Addey

Replies: 1
Views: 4690

PostForum: Plato Forum   Posted: Wed Jan 22, 2014 10:10 am   Subject: Prometheus Trust Conference July 2014 - Know Thyself
I do hope forum members will be interested in the following -


PROMETHEUS TRUST NINTH ANNUAL CONFERENCE
TO BE HELD ON 4-6 JULY 2014 AT IVY HOUSE, WARMINSTER, WILTSHIRE UK

"Know Thyself&qu ...
 
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