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Publications and conferences

COSMIN I. ANDRON, Ph.D.

RECORD OF PUBLICATIONS:

Books:

Porphyry In Parm. Comm – edition, translation from ancient Greek, notes and introduction by Cosmin Andron and Gabriel Chindea, ed. Humanitas, Bucharest 2010.

Forthcoming:  2013/2014 a work on Damascius commissioned by the Ancient Commetators Project, general ed. R. Sorabji, published by Cornell University Press in the USA and by Gerald Duckworth in the UK.

Published articles and contribution to volumes:

[1.] ˜Plotin si Hermes sau ontoteologia ca soteriologie ” [Plotinus and Hermes or the onto-theology as soteriology], in Gandire, cultura si societate, 3, Cluj 1998

[2.] ˜Philon Evreul: Metafizica intermediarilor ” [Philo Judaeus: The metaphysics of the intermediary powers], in Gandire, cultura si societate, 5, Cluj 1999

[3.] ˜Reading proposals for Proclos, Theol. Plat. II, 7 (43. 13-25) ” in Studia Universitatis Babes-Bolyai (no 1-2 / 1998), Cluj, issued in 2000

[4.] ˜Structuri umane si structuri celeste la Philon din Alexandria. Eseu despre o arheologie a fundamentelor angelologiei ” [Anthropological hierarchies and celestial hierarchies in Philo of Alexandria. An essay on the archaeology of the basis of the angelology] contribution to the volume: Persoana si singuratatea ingerului, ed. Alexander Baumgarten, Bistrita 2000

[5.] ˜Scholia la un fragment din ˜Peri tagathou ” de Numenius ” [Scholia to a fragment from Numenius ” Peri tagathou ” ], contribution to the volume: Caiete de istoria filosofiei si filosofia culturii, (submitted 1998), ed. G. Vladutescu, Bucuresti 2001

[6.] ˜Porphyrios, In Parmenidem Comentarium: aventura unei cautari ” [Porphyrios, In Parmenidem Commentarium: the adventure of a quest], contribution to the volume: Un hermeneut modern. In honorem Michaelis Nasta., Cluj 2001

[7.] ˜Damascius on knowledge and its object ” , in Rhizai no.1 / 2004, Oxford-Athens-Sofia, SAAP, Sofia 2004. [online here]

[8.] ˜Damaskios ” in The Routledge Encyclopedia of Ancient Natural Scientists, eds. Georgia Irby-Massie and Paul Keyser, Routledge, New York 2008.

[9.] ˜Ammonios of Alexandria ” in The Routledge Encyclopedia of Ancient Natural Scientists, eds. Georgia Irby-Massie and Paul Keyser, Routledge, New York 2008.

[10.] ˜Asklepiodotos of Alexandria ” in The Routledge Encyclopedia of Ancient Natural Scientists, eds. Georgia Irby-Massie and Paul Keyser, Routledge, New York 2008.

[11.] ˜Ploutarchos of Athens ” in The Routledge Encyclopedia of Ancient Natural Scientists, eds. Georgia Irby-Massie and Paul Keyser, Routledge, New York 2008.

Reviews:

Published

[1.] Stefan Lantos, Logica generala, Clusium, Cluj 1999, in Gandire, cultura si societate, 5, Cluj 1999

[2.] Vasile Frateanu, Fiinta, devenirea, gandirea, limbajul., Presa Universitara Clujeana, Cluj 1999, in Gandire, cultura si societate, 5, Cluj 1999

[3.] Michel Narcy (ed.), Platon: l’amour du savoir., Presses Universitaires de France, Paris 2001, in Bryn Mawr Classical Review 2002.03.08 [available online], Bryn Mawr 2002.

[4.] Martin Heidegger, The Phenomenological Interpretations of Aristotle: Initiation into Phenomenological Research. (Transl. Richard Rojcewicz) Indiana University Press, Bloomington – Indianapolis 2001, in Bryn Mawr Classical Review 2002.05.22 [available online], Bryn Mawr 2002.

[5.] Damascius, Commentaire du Parmenide de Platon, vol. IV, ed., tr. et notes par L.G. Westerink et J. Combes, Paris 2003, in The Classical Review Volume 54, Issue 2, October 2004 [available online] Oxford 2004.

Forthcoming

[1.] Gerald Bechtle and Dominic J. O ” Meara (eds.), La hilosophie des mathematiques de l ” Antiquite tardive., Editions Universitaires Fribourg Suisse, Fribourg 2000, forthcoming in Ancient Philosophy, Pittsburg.

[2.] George R. Boys-Stones, Post-Hellenistic Philosophy: A Study of its Development from the Stoics to Origen. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2001, forthcoming in The Heythrop Journal, London.

[3.] John D. Turner and Ruth Majercik (ed.), Gnosticism and Later Platonism, Society of Biblical Literature, Atlanta 2000, forthcoming in The Heythrop Journal, London.

[4.] Themistius, On Aristotle’s Physics 4. Introduction, translation and notes by Robert B. Todd, Ancient Commentators on Aristotle Series, Cornell University Press, Ithaca 2003, forthcoming in Bryn Mawr Classical Review, Bryn Mawr.

[5.] Proclus, On the Existence of Evils. Introduction, translation and notes by J. Opsomer and C Steel, Ancient Commentators on Aristotle Series, Cornell University Press, Ithaca 2003, forthcoming in The Classical Review, Oxford.

CONFERENCES:

10 March 1997 ˜Comentariu asupra cartii Theta a Metafizicii lui Aristotel ” [A commentary on Theta Book of Aristotle’s Metaphysics], Avram Iancu University of Cluj, Romania.

20 “ 21 Nov. 1997 ˜Plotin si Hermes Trismegistos ” [Plotinus and Hermes Trismegistos], Avram Iancu University of Cluj, Romania.

3 “ 9 Dec. 1997 ˜Metafizica si soteriologie ” [Metaphysics and soteriology], University of Bucharest, Romania.

5 “ 8 May 1998 ‘Lucian Blaga’ International Conference, 28-th edition, Sebes, Romania.

10 “ 14 May 1998 ˜Hyperousia: comentariile neoplatonice ale ‘Analogiei soarelui’ din Republica lui Platon ” [Hyperousia: The Neoplatonic Commentaries of the ‘Sun analogy’ from Plato’s Republic], Republican University, Chisinau, Republic of Moldova.

5 Nov. 1999 ˜Philon Evreul: Metafizica intermediarilor ” [Philo Judaeus: The metaphysics of the intermediary powers], Avram Iancu University of Cluj, Romania.

19 “ 21 Nov. 1999 ˜Structuri umane si structuri celeste la Philon din Alexandria. Eseu despre o arheologie a fundamentelor angelologiei ” [Anthropological hierarchies and celestial hierarchies in Philo of Alexandria. An essay on the archaeology of the basis of the angelology], Bistrita, Romania.

24 Nov. 1999 ˜Scholia la un fragment din ‘Despre Bine’ al lui Numenius (fr. 13 des Places) ” [Notes on a fragment from ‘On the Good’ by Numenius. (frg.13 des Places)], Babes Bolyai University of Cluj, Romania.

29 Feb. 2000 ˜Proclos si Aristotel: studiu asupra Elementelor de fizica ” [Proclus ” attitude to Aristotle: a study on the Elements of physics], Cluj, Romania.

16 March 2000 ˜Citind Platon: o noua perspectiva asupra metafizicii platoniciene ” [Reading Plato: A new perspective on Plato’s Metaphysics], Cluj, Romania.

27 Nov. 2001 ˜Quoting the sources: the case of Damascius ” , Royal Holloway College, University of London, England.

27 June “ 1 July 2002 ˜Damascius’ metaphysics: subjectivism in Late Antiquity? ” , The International Society for Neoplatonic Studies, University of Maine, Orono, USA.

3 May 2003 ˜Damascius on matter. ” presented at the conference: Ancient Materialism, at the University of Warwick, Coventry, England.

INVITED LECTURES IN MAJOR ESTABLISHED SERIES:

April 2001 ˜The Anonymous Parmenides Commentary.’, Mediterranean & Near Eastern Studies Research Centre, Trinity College Dublin, Republic of Ireland.

April 2002 ˜Prolegomena la Metafizica, cartea M ” [Prolegomena to Metaphysics book M], lecture series delivered at Babes-Bolyai University of Cluj, Romania.

October 2003 ˜Damascius on dynamis. ” lecture delivered in the Institute of Classical Studies in the series Necessity, Possibility and Power, University of London, England.

November 2003 ˜Is there life after Proclus? The case of Damascius. ” lecture delivered at the École Pratique des Hautes Études, Sorbonne, Paris, France.

April 2004 ˜The Mind of Damascius: Consciousness and Things in the 6th century AD. ” Lecture delivered at The Marquette University Mid-West Seminar on Ancient and Medieval Philosophy, Marquette University, Milwaukee, USA.

PARTICIPATION TO RESEARCH SEMINARS/PROJECTS:

September 2002 ˜Der anonyme Kommentar zu Platons Parmenides. ” , at the annual meeting of Academia Platonica Septima Monasteriensis Societas – Münster, held at Charles University, Prague, Czech Republic.

1996-2003 European Science Foundation Network: Late Antiquity and Arabic Thought.