AMPP-1 Bridging the Gap between Nature and Politics in Hesiod, Maimonides, and Hobbes

November 11, 2016 at 2:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Room -- Alcott A
Panel Chair -- Paul Wilford, Boston College, paul.wilford@gmail.com
Panel Discussant -- Thomas Cleveland, Boston College,  tjc.caute@gmail.com


Name: Seth Appelbaum
Paper Title: "Earth Shall be Filled with the Knowledge of the Glory of the Lord": The Messianic Age and Popular Enlightenment in Maimonides' Thought
Institution: Tulane University


Name: Ferdinand Deanini
Paper Title: Founding the Divine City: Moses as a “first founder of a commonwealth” in Hobbes' Leviathan
Institution: Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität Munich


Name: Alexander Limanowski
Paper Title: The Interplay of Physics and Politics in De Rerum Natura
Institution: Tulane University


Name: Anna Schmidt
Paper Title: The Role of Hesiod's Account of the First Things in his Political Thought
Institution: Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität Munich