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CLASSICS

2021

9 November 2021   ✦   Lecture "Commemorating Men of Letters in Late Antique Gaul: The letters of Sidonius Apollinaris on Claudianus Mamertus and the rhetor Lampridius (Ep. 4.11 and 8.11)"   ✦   Speaker: Margot Neger (Assistant Professor, University of Cyprus)   ✦   Organised in the context of the Classics Colloquium of the Department

26 October 2021   ✦   Lecture "Η αρπαγή της Ευρώπης: από τον Ηρόδοτο, τον Αισχύλο και τον Μόσχο έως τα Διονυσιακά του Νόννου"   ✦  Speaker: Michael Paschalis (Emeritus Professor, University of Crete)   ✦   Organised in the context of the Classics Colloquium of the Department

12 October 2021   ✦   Lecture "Φόβος και μνήμες πολέμου στα Καρχηδονιακά του Σιλίου Ιταλικού"   ✦   Speaker: Dr Angeliki-Nektaria Roumpou (Department of Classics and Philosophy, Teaching Special Scientist)   ✦   Organised in the context of the Classics Colloquium of the Department

24 - 25 September 2021   ✦   International online conference "The Bible in Hexameters: Poeticizing Scripture in early Christian East and West"   ✦   Organised in the context of the programme "Studies in the Greek Bible Epic" (EXCELLENCE/1216/0400) of the Cyprus Research and Innovation Foundation by Associate Professor Maria Ypsilanti

2 - 4 September 2021   ✦   International online conference  "Constructing Gender in the Comic Mode"    ✦   Organised in the context of the programme  IAMBICA (OPPORTUNITY/0916/MSCA/0009) of the Cyprus Research and Innovation Foundation by postdoctoral researcher Dr Margarita Alexandrou (University of Cyprus) and Associate Professor Antonis Petrides (Open University of Cyprus)   ✦   You can watch the lectures of the conference here

18 May 2021   ✦   Online lecture "Interpreting the theology of Orphism through Orphic texts"   ✦   Speaker: Dr Anthi Chrysanthou (University of Leeds)   ✦   Organised in the context of the Classics Colloquium of the Department

20 April 2021   ✦   Online lecture "Αριστοφανικά ίχνη στον Καρυωτάκη"     ✦   Speaker: Dr Dimitrios Kanellakis (Research collaborator, University of Oxford)   ✦   Organised in the context of the Classics Colloquium of the Department

13  April 2021   ✦   Online lecture  "The Epigrams of Gregory of Nazianzus (AP 8):  Form, Content and Themes between Paganism and Christianity"   ✦  Speaker: Dr Federica Scicolone (Research collaborator, University of Cyprus)   ✦   Organised in the context of the Classics Colloquium of the Department

6  April 2021   ✦   Online lecture "Η ρητορική της ποιητικής στη Μετάφρασιν τοῦ Ψαλτῆρος: παρατηρήσεις στις παραφραστικές τεχνικές του Ψευδο-Απολλιναρίου"   ✦ Speaker: Dr Constantinos Melidis (research collaborator on the Cyprus Research and Innovation Foundation's programme "Studies in Greek Bible Epic", University of Cyprus)   ✦   Organised in the context of the Classics Colloquium of the Department

26 - 27 February 2021   ✦   International online conference  "The Reception of Ancient Cyprus in Western Culture"   ✦   Organised in the context of the identically titled programme of the Cyprus Research and Innovation Foundation (EXCELLENCE/1216/0525) by Associate Professor Spyridon Tzounakas and postdoctoral researcher Dr Stella Alekou

PHILOSOPHY

2021

8 December 2021   ✦   Lecture "EMBODIMENT AND THE ACQUISITION OF TACIT KNOWLEDGE IN ORGANIZATIONS: A PHENOMENOLOGICAL PERSPECTIVE"   ✦   Speaker: Professor Charidimos Tsoukas (University of Cyprus)   ✦   Organised in the context of 'Demonax Philosophical Lectures'

24 November 2021   ✦   Lecture "What is a data model? An anatomy of data analysis in high energy physics"   ✦   Speaker: Dr Antonis Antoniou (University of Bristol)   ✦   Organised in the context of 'Demonax Philosophical Lectures'

6 October 2021   ✦   Online lecture  "Against Instrumentalism about Epistemic Rationality"   ✦   Speaker: Lecturer Christos Kyriakou (University of Cyprus)   ✦   Organised in the context of the speaker's academic assessment

21 April 2021   ✦   Online lecture "Single-Minded Agency as the Foundation of Discursive Cognition"   ✦   Speaker: Dr Preston Stovall (Hradec Kralove)   ✦   Organised in the context of 'Demonax Philosophical Lectures'

14 April 2021   ✦   Online lecture "The structural connection between Love and Anxiety in Heidegger"   ✦   Speaker: Dr Christos Hadjiioannou (University of Cyprus)   ✦  Organised in the context of 'Demonax Philosophical Lectures'

7 April 2021   ✦   Online lecture "H Πυθαγόρεια Οντολογία στον Αριστοτέλη και στους αρχαίους υπομνηματιστές του. Η Πυθαγόρεια θεώρησις των αριθμών ως αρχών και στοιχείων"    ✦   Speaker: Dr Melina G. Mouzala (University of Patra)   ✦  Organised in the context of 'Demonax Philosophical Lectures'

31 March 2021   ✦   Online lecture "The early Schlick's evolutionary epistemology"   ✦   Speaker: Dr Andreas Vrahimis (University of Cyprus)   ✦   Organised in the context of 'Demonax Philosophical Lectures'

17 March 2021   ✦   Online lecture "Epistemic Reductionism: Exploring a Reply to the Argument from Analogy"   ✦   Speaker: Apollonios Livadiotis   ✦   Organised in the context of 'Demonax Philosophical Lectures'

10 March 2021   ✦   Online lecture "Towards an Operationalist Conception of Chance"   ✦   Speaker: Nikos Stylianou (Cyprus)   ✦   Organised in the context of 'Demonax Philosophical Lectures'

3 March 2021   ✦   Online lecture "THE 'OBJECT' IN HEIDEGGER’S CRITIQUE OF HEGEL"   ✦   Speaker: Dr Ioannis Trisokkas (Cyprus / Athens)   ✦   Organised in the context of 'Demonax Philosophical Lectures'

10 February 2021   ✦   Online lecture "Debunking, Theoretical Indispensability and Epistemic Rationality"   ✦   Speaker: Dr Christos Kyriakou (University of Cyprus)   ✦  Organised in the context of 'Demonax Philosophical Lectures'

20 January 2021   ✦   Online lecture "The role of passions in ethical development in the early Stoa"   ✦   Speaker: Rovertos Heller (Independent researcher)   ✦   Organised in the context of 'Demonax Philosophical Lectures'

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