News of Various Sorts

Originally posted on In medias PHIL:
Among the latest news in the field, first and always foremost, is that a new job in medieval philosophy has been posted at Dominican University College in Ottawa. It’s listed as a tenure-track assistant professor position, though in the very next sentence the job description seems to say that…

Upcoming Conferences

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Here’s what’s come in recently about upcoming conferences in medieval philosophy: Demonstration, Experience and Science in Ancient and Medieval Philosophy (Georgetown University, April 19, 2018) 19e Colloque interuniversitaire québécois de philosophie médiévale (UQAM, April 27, 2018) Le Bien et le bon selon saint Thomas d’Aquin, sponsored by the Revue thomiste…

2017 Books

Originally posted on In medias PHIL:
Here’s my annual list of books in medieval philosophy from the previous year, in completely random order except that the list begins with a few 2016 books that didn’t make last year’s list. The usual apologies for books that got overlooked, coupled with the usual invitation to let me…

The Latest Conference News

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Here’s the latest news about conferences etc. There’s a Journée d’études next month on Cosmologie et philosophie naturelle au XIIème siècle : travaux récents (Paris, March 15, 2018) A provisional schedule is now available for the medieval conference in Boulder on April 5-7, 2018 The Franciscan Institute (St. Bonaventure,…


The Society for Medieval and Renaissance Thomism (S.M.A.R.T.) is planning a session for the 2018 meeting of the American Catholic Philosophical Association in San Diego, CA, 8-11 November 2018. It is accepting papers on all aspects of Thomism from 1274 to the publication of the Carmelite Cursus Theologiae (1631-1701). Please send papers and direct enquiries … More S.M.A.R.T. 2018 CALL FOR PAPERS