Oral Presentations

Louvain-La-Neuve

 

  • Bellver (J.), ‘The Circulation of the Arabic Manuscripts of Ptolemy’s Almagest’, Istanbul, 13-15 June 2019, at the First International Prof. Dr. Fuat Sezgin Symposium for the History of Science in Islam.
  • Bellver (J.), ‘Corrents sufís a al-Andalus i el Màgrib a l’albada de Ramon’, Barcelona, University of Barcelona, 26-27 September 2019, at the Conference ‘One God, Many Names. The Cent noms de Déu by Ramon Llull’.
  • Dapsens (M.) – Moureau (S.), ‘Le Primo necesse est in hac arte, un traité d’alchimie attribué à Khālid b. Yazīd: identification d’une traduction arabo-latine jusqu’alors inconnue’, Orléans, 15 February 2019, at the seminar ‘Recherches en histoire des textes scientifiques et magiques au Moyen Âge’, organized by J.-P. Boudet and J.-Ch. Coulon.
  • Dapsens (M.) - Moureau (S.), ‘A Khālid b. Yazīd’s risāla and its Latin translation’, Louvain-la-Neuve, 5-7 August 2019, at the sixth workshop ‘Sources of Alchemy and Chemistry’ organized by Sébastien Moureau.
  • de Callataÿ (G.) ‘The Ikhwān al-Ṣafā’ on the Ṣūrat al-Arḍ: a Geography in Motion’, Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn, 15 January 2018, in the seminar of the Abteilung für Islamwissenschaft und Nahostsprachen organized by Eva Orthmann.
  • de Callataÿ (G.), ‘The Ikhwān al-Ṣafā’ on the Theory of Rays’, Paris, CNRS, 18 January 2018, in the workshop ‘Theories of rays and their impact on Aristotelian physics in medieval Arab-Muslim, Christian and Jewish thought’ organized by Gad Freudenthal and Reimund Leicht.
  • de Callataÿ (G.) ‘On the Hidden Meaning of the Animal Fable in the Rasā’il Ikhwān al-Ṣafā’, Munich, Ludwig-Maximilian Universität, 2 February 2018, in the seminar organized by Peter Adamson.
  • de Callataÿ (G.), ‘The Impact of the encyclopaedic corpus known as Rasā’il Ikhwān al-Ṣafā’ (The Epistles of the Brethren of Purity), with Emphasis on al-Andalus, Prague, 20 October 2018, in ‘Books of Knowledge and Their Reception. Circulation of Widespread Texts in Late Medieval Europe’, a conference organized by Pavlína Cermanová, Vojtěch Bažant, Jaroslav Svátek and Václav Žůrek.
  • de Callataÿ (G.) ‘The Ikhwān al-Ṣafā’ and Aristotle’s biology: borrowings and adaptation’, Leiden, 9 November 2018, in ‘Observing and interpreting Nature: Aristotle’s biology in the Arabic and Latin tradition’, a symposium organized by Remke Kruk and LUCIS (Leiden University Centre for the Study of Islam and Society).
  • de Callataÿ (G.), ‘Some Reflections on Adam, the Fourth Clime, and the Invention of Sciences in Islamic medieval literature’, Fribourg, 15 March 2019, in ‘Aux Sources de l’Image. La transmission des savoirs astrologiques, divinatoires et magiques’, a conference organized at the University of Fribourg by Fabio Spadini.
  • de Callataÿ (G.), ‘Rasā’il Ikhwān al-Ṣafā’ (6-hour reading class), Jerusalem, Hebrew Universtity of Jerusalem, 4-5 June 2019, as part of an Erasmus teaching convention between UCLouvain and HUJI.
  • de Callataÿ (G.), ‘Astrology in the long version of the Epistle of Magic of the Rasā’il Ikhwān al-Ṣafā’’, Istanbul, 14 June 2019, at 1st International Prof. Dr. Fuat Sezgin Symposium for the History of Science in Islam.
  • de Callataÿ (G.) – Moureau (S.), ‘In Code We Trust. The concept of rumūz in Andalusī alchemical literature and related texts’, Gotha, 28 September 2018, in ‘Gotha manuscript workshop: Alchemy in the Islamicate world’ organized by Regula Forster and Monika Hasenmüller.
  • Mattila (J.), ‘Sabians, the School of al-Kindī, and the Brethren of Purity’, University of Helsinki, 12-13 March 2018, in the Conference ‘Ideas and Identities in Late Antiquity: Jews, Christians, and Muslim’ organized at the Helsinki Collegium of Advanced Studies
  • Mattila (J.) together with T.Korhonen and L.Kaski, "The Moral Relation betweeen Human and Non-Human Animals from Antiquity to the Middle Ages", Turku, Finland, 7-9 August 2018, in the Conference "(Un)Common Worlds: Human-Animal Studies"
  • Moureau (S.), ‘Living Stone, I Presume? The Conception of Spirit and Soul of Metals and Minerals in Arabic and Early Latin Alchemy’, Berlin, 29 September 2017, at the workshop ‘Psychopharmaka in Ancient Greek Medicine and Thought’ organized by R. Wittwer and M. Martelli.
  • Moureau, Sébastien ‘Min al-kīmiyā’ ad alchimiam. La transmission de l’alchimie arabe dans l’Europe latine au Moyen Âge’, Paris, 18 April 2018, at the seminar ‘La magie dans l’Orient juif, chrétien et musulman : recherches en cours et études de cas’, organized by J. -Ch. Coulon and A. Bouanga.
  • Moureau (S.) ‘Outstanding Alchemists, Great Men and Legendary Characters in Arabic Medieval Alchemy’, Leeds, 2-5 July 2018, at the ‘International Medieval Congress’, session ‘Mythical Figures, Legendary Characters, and Great Men in the So-Called Occult Sciences in Arabic, Hebrew, and Latin Medieval Texts’.
  • Moureau (S.), ‘Arabic and Latin Alchemy: New Perspectives and Tools’, Bologna, 10-11 July 2018, at the workshop ‘Sources of Alchemy and Chemistry’ organized by M. Martelli.
  • Moureau, Sébastien ‘L’alchimie dans l’Andalus, de Maslama b. Qāsim al-Qurṭubī aux
    traductions arabo-latines (Xe-XIIIe siècles)’, Spoleto, 25 April – 1 May 2019, at the 2019 CISAM study week ‘La conoscenza scientifica nell’alto medioevo’.
  • Moureau (S.), ‘New tools for critical editions’, Louvain-la-Neuve, 5-7 August 2019, at the sixth workshop ‘Sources of Alchemy and Chemistry’ organized by Sébastien Moureau.
  • Moureau (S.) and Thomas (N.), ‘Laboratories and Technology’, Louvain-la-Neuve, 29-31 January 2018, at the workshop ‘A Cultural History of Chemistry in the Middle Ages’ organized by Ch. Burnett and S. Moureau.
  • Moureau (S.) and Thomas (N.), ‘Practice and Experiment’, Louvain-la-Neuve, 29-31 January 2018, at the workshop ‘A Cultural History of Chemistry in the Middle Ages’ organized by Ch. Burnett and S. Moureau.
  • Petrone (M.), ‘Saturn in Ibn ‘Arabī’s Cosmological views. A Preliminary Inquiry’, Louvain-la-Neuve, 24-25 June 2019, at the symposium ‘Current Perspectives on Ibn ʿArabī and “Akbarī” Thought’ co-organized by M. Petrone.
  • Petrone (M.), ‘Al-Ša‘rānī as Transmitter of Ibn ‘Arabī and Andalusi Thought’, Hamburg, 29 September – 1 October 2019, at the DAVO Annual Meeting.
  • Saif (L.), ‘Craft in the Jabirian K. al-Nukhab and the Ghāyat al-ḥakīm’, London, The Warburg Institute, 17 June 2019, at the ERC PhilAnd workshop ‘Science and Craft: the relations between the theoretical and practical sides of esoteric disciplines in al-Andalus and their link with craft’, organized by G. de Callataÿ, S. Moureau and L. Saif.
  • Saif (L.), ‘From Kitāb al-Nukhab to the Ghāyat al-Ḥakīm: Medieval Magical Theory from ‘East’ to ‘West’’, Tokyo, Waseda University, 16-17 October 2019.
  • Thomas (N.) – Moureau (S.), ‘The Philosophers’ Fount, Textual, Archaeological, Iconographic and Experimental Sources for the Study of Alchemy’, London, The Warburg Institute, 17 June 2019, at the ERC PhilAnd workshop ‘Science and Craft: the relations between the theoretical and practical sides of esoteric disciplines in al-Andalus and their link with craft’, organized by G. de Callataÿ, S. Moureau and L. Saif.
  • Van Dalen (E.), ‘The materialism of Ibn Waḥshiyya’s Nabatean Agriculture’, Istanbul, 13-15 June 2019, at the First International Prof. Dr. Fuat Sezgin Symposium for the History of Science in Islam.

(Update ERC Oral Presentations-May 2020)