Stoic Mereology: Ancient & Contemporary Perspectives

Tuesday, 21st March 2017

Rainolds Room, Corpus Christi College

OX1 4JF, Oxford



Peter Simons (Trinity College, Dublin)

Mereological Flux: Solutions to a Perennial Problem.

Commentator: Jean-Baptiste Guillon (College de France)


Matt Leonard (University of Southern California, LA)

Three Questions about Stoic Blends.

Commentator: Jason Carter (University of Oxford)


Vanessa de Harven (University of Massachusetts, Amherst)

Composition, Constitution, and the Continuum: a defense of Stoic Corporealism.

Commentator: Sam McVane (Columbia Univerisity)


Katja Vogt (Columbia University)

Two (or Three) Theories of Causality.

Commentator: Anna Marmodoro (Univeristy of Oxford)


Complete conference programme is available here.

The conference is open to all and no advanced registration is needed.