IX Symposium Platonicum: Plato's Politeia
List of speakers Monday, 2 August (provisional)

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Parallel Session 1-A: Book I

Sara Ahbel-Rappe Socrates the Cosmopolitan
Myrthe Bartels A wage for the rulers: the function of the μισθαρνητικὴ τέχνη
Alonso Tordesillas Définition de la justice et art de dialoguer (République I, 338c–341a)
Annie Hourcade L' euboulia dans la République (I, 348b8-348e4; IV,428a11-429a4)

Parallel Session 1-B: Forms (1)

M.M. McCabe 'Look, see!': Plato on moral vision
Jan Szaif The Role of dynamis in Two Central Arguments of the Republic
Pierre Destrée Status, and functions of the allegory of the cave
Thomas Robinson Plato’s First and Second Revolutions

Parallel Session 1-C: Philosopher (1)

Marcin Podbielski Quasi-Individual Natures in the Republic or the 'Logic of Dogs'
Benoît Castelnérac La chute du philosophe dans la cité, un mal nécessaire
Dirk Baltzly A Neoplatonic Defence of Philosopher-Queens
Rosalie Pereira THE RULER'S ESSENTIAL QUALITIES IN AVERROES' COMMENTARY ON PLATO'S "REPUBLIC"

Parallel Session 1-D: Dialogue and dialectic

Maurizio Migliori Complessita e unita della Repubblica: il sostrato teoretico
Mathieu Marion ON THE ROLE OF DIALECTICAL GAMES IN THE REPUBLIC
Anastasia Zolotukhina Σωφροσύνη in the Republic and the Charmides: a dogmatic and aporetic points of view
Aleš Havlíček Gerechtigkeit, Gutes und Dialektik

Parallel Session 2-A: Tripartite Soul (1)

Mark Johnstone The Desires of Reason in Plato's Republic
Mehmet Erginel How Smart is the Appetitive Part of the Soul?
Øyvind Rabbås The 'Parts' of the Soul and Deliberation
Ivana Costa El argumento de los relativos en República IV, logistikón y epithymetikón

Parallel Session 2-B: Mimesis (1)

Gerard Naddaf Philosophic and poetic inspiration in the Republic
Makoto Sekimura La mesure et l'image dans la République
Lidia Palumbo La mimesis nella Repubblica

Parallel Session 2-C: Analogy

María Santa Cruz QUALITÉ ET RELATION DANS RÉPUBLIQUE IV
Tianyue Wu Rethinking Bernard Williams' Criticism of the City-Soul Analogy in Plato's Republic
François Renaud Justice, antilogie et analogie: le De re publica (livre III) de Cicéron et la République

Parallel Session 2-D: Good (1)

Andrew Payne Goodness and the Division of Goods in Republic II
Dimitri El Murr The Ethical Importance of the Idea of the Good in Plato's Republic
Tatsuro Yamamoto A New Perspective to the Form of the Good

De Vogel Lecture

Mario Vegetti How and why did the 'Republic' become unpolitical?
Noburu Notomi (Chair)
*The Lecture is given in Italian:
The English version of the paper is included in the Proceedings,
and the Japanese booklet is distributed at the conference.