A Workshop on Ibn Rushd / Averroes and His Philosophy

Conference Venue:

Marquette University, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Topic Areas

This Workshop is intended to provide a formal occasion and central location for discussion of the thought of Ibn Rushd / Averroes. Topics to be considered include: philosophy in the Andalusian context; Ibn Rushd and his Greek and Arabic sources; method in philosophy and religion; the nature of human intellect; providence; creation; cosmology; prophecy; the afterlife; Ibn Rushd and issues of Latin Averroism; and more.


Presentations by Matteo di Giovanni, Richard C. Taylor, et alii (TBA)

Organizer:Prof. Richard C. Taylor, Marquette University

Sponsored by the Aquinas and ‘the Arabs’ International Working Group, for the deeper understanding of Arabic philosophy and its influence.

This is a Two-Day Workshop with the second day devoted to selected contributed papers.


For further information see here.

Thursday, June 27, 2013 to Friday, June 28, 2013