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Confucius and Cicero, old ideas for a new world – new ideas for an old world
05.09.2017 - 06.09.2017 
Università degli Studi di Torino - Turin
Colloques, journées d'études


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Confucius and Cicero, old ideas for a new world – new ideas for an old world

5-6 settembre 2017 - Aula magna del Rettorato, Via Po 17 Torino - 9 alle 17 e 30 circa

5th September

9.00 Official presentation and introduction to the conference.
Philippe Rousselot (SIAC)
Andrea Balbo (Torino)
First session
Chair: Ermanno Malaspina (Torino)
9.30 Keynote lecture 1
Graham Parkes (Wien)
Confucian, Stoic and Epicurean Philosophies as Parallel Ways of Life
10.30 Attilio Andreini (Venezia Ca' Foscari)
Was Confucius a Confucian? The Master between myth, history and textual evidences
11.15 Pause
11.45 Yum Jungsam (INHA)
Confucius and Xunzi
12.30 Discussion
13.00 Lunch
Second session
Chair: Andrea Balbo (Torino)
14.30 Keynote lecture 2
Jean Louis Ferrary (EPHE Paris)
Cicéron, politique romaine et philosophie grecque
15.30 Michele Ferrero
(Beijing Foreign Studies University)
The Latin translations of Confucius' Dialogues (Lun Yu). A comparison of key concepts
16.15 Pause
16.45 Jaewhon Ahn (Korea) Is Confucius a Cicero Sinicus: focusing on Intorcetta's Latin translation of (中庸).
17.30 Discussion

6th September
Third session
Chair: Stefania Stafutti (Torino)
9.00 Keynote lecture 3
Bai Tongdong (Fudan University, Shanghai)
The Private and the Public in Confucius and Plato
10.00 Christian Høgel (Syddansk Universitet. Odense)
Humanitas: Universalism, equivocation, and basic criterion
10.45 Pause
11.15 Stephane Mercier (Institut d'Études Théologiques, Bruxelles)
Becoming human: Confucius' way to humanity (ren)
12.00 Yasunari Takada (SIAC, Tokyo)
A comparative genealogy: Cicero's De amicitia, Aelred of Riveault's De spirituali amicitia and Matteo Ricci's On friendship
12.45 Discussion
13.15 Lunch
Fourth session
Chair: Jaewhon Ahn (Korea)
14.30 Stefania Stafutti (Torino)
Be modest and avoid waistfulness: table manners and beyond from Confucius to Xi Jinping.
15.00 Kim Ki hoon (Seoul) Confucian 孝(xiao) in Cicero's pro Sexto Roscio
15.30 Pause
16.00 Keynote lecture 4
Fritz-Heiner Mutschler (em. Technische Universität Dresden) Comparing Confucius and Cicero: Problems and Possibilities.
17.00 Discussion and end of the conference

Lieu de la manifestation : Turin, Aula magna del Rettorato, Via Po 17 Torino -
Organisation : Andrea Balbo
Contact : andrea.balbo[at] +39 3475125866


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