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Conference: Argumentation in Classical Antiquity: Dialectic, Rhetoric & Other Domains

  • When Jun 23, 2016 12:00 to Jun 25, 2016 11:59 (Europe/Berlin / UTC200)
  • Where Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Hannoversche Str. 6, room 1.03
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Contemporary theory of argumentation picks up on the rich tradition of talking about argumentation in ancient philosophers, sophists and rhetors. This conference aims to bring scholars working on argumentation in the ancient world together with contemporary theorists, in order to better illuminate ancient thinking about argumentation.

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Organizers: Joseph Bjelde, David Merry, Christopher Roser

Contact: classicalargument@gmail.com

More details to be announced soon.