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The Worth Library (1733), and the Tercentenary of the School of Physic, Trinity College, Dublin, present

G A L E N (c.  129-200  A D): IN THE GREEK, ARABIC, JEWISH, RENAISSANCE AND GAELIC WORLDS:

AN ADVANCED RESEARCH SEMINAR

Wednesday 15 June 2011 in The Edward Worth Library, Dr Steevens’ Hospital, Dublin 8.

Convenor: Professor W. J. Mc Cormack: bilmccormack@eircom.net

Programme

Chaired by Emer Lawlor & Eamon O’Flaherty

9.30 Ilham Ibnou-Zahir (University Hassan II, Mohammedia  Faculty Ben M’Sik, Casablanca): ‘The Beast Within’: Galen, Al-Ghazali, and Maimonides (followed by discussion).

10.30 coffee

11.00am Aoibheann Nic Dhonnchadha (Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies): Léann Ghailéin i dtéacsanna leighis na Gaeilge, 1350-1650.

11.45am Magda Kozluk (University of Lodz):  ‘Omnia cum symbolis expressa pathemata’ : la présence de Galien dans les recueilles d’emblèmes aux XVIe et XVIIe siècles (followed by discussion).

1.00pm lunch

2.00pm Jacqueline Vons (University of Tours):  André Vésale et la critique de Galien dans la Fabrica.

3.00pm Jean-Paul Pittion (Trinity College Dublin, Emeritus): Vesalius and William Harvey: On Galen and the Animal Model in Physiology (followed by discussion).

4.00pm Reception

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