Leicester

Medieval People

Convenor: Peter Kilty

What is the consolation of Philosophy (Boethius)? Why did Duns Scotus give us the word dunce? Can you shave with Ockham's Razor? Why in the 21st century does the University of Oxford still have an Aquinas Institute? Are the roots of democracy found in the writings of medieval philosophers? Interested in possible answers to these questions? Anyone interested in looking at medieval philosophy?

No prior knowledge needed. Some reading and lots of discussion. If you want to come along, get in touch with Peter.

When: 10.00am to 12 noon, 3rd Friday of the month, in members’ homes.

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