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Crisis in Antiquity

September 25, 2017 18:00

The Netherlands Institute in Athens, Makri 11, 117 42 Athens

Session 1, Lecture Series “Concepts of Crisis”

Presented by

Netherlands Institute at Athens, Research Center for Greek Philosophy of the Academy of Athens


Prof. Dr. Teun Tieleman (Utrecht University), Prof. Dr. Panagiotis Iossif (BSA, Radboud University Nijmegen)

Prof. Dr. Teun Tieleman (Professor of Ancient Philosophy and Medicine, Utrecht University)

“The Idea of Crisis in Ancient Philosophy: Plato, Aristotle and some successors”


Prof. Dr. Panagiotis Iossif (Deputy Director of the Belgian School of Archaeology at Athens, Professor of Ancient and Medieval Numismatics, Radboud University Nijmegen)

“Monetary Crises in Antiquity: Coinage as marker of a crisis”


Moderators - Discussants: Dr. Anna Tatsi (Research Center for Greek Philosophy), Dr. Catherine Brégianni (Greek Modern History Research Centre)

The lectures will be followed by a discussion