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Read more at: New Publication - "Supersapientia: Berthold of Moosburg and the Divine Science of the Platonists"

New Publication - "Supersapientia: Berthold of Moosburg and the Divine Science of the Platonists"

2 September 2021

We are delighted to announce the news that a book, output of the ERC project, has just been published: Evan King's monograph on Berthold of Moosburg: " Supersapientia : Berthold of Moosburg and the Divine Science of the Platonists". This publication is part of a new book series published with Brill .


Read more at: New Member of the Centre

New Member of the Centre

27 August 2021

We are delighted to announce that Professor Charles Taliaferro is going to be a member of the Centre for the Study of Platonism. Charles Taliaferro BA (Goddard College), MA (University of Rhode Island), Master of Theological Studies (Harvard Divinity School), MA, Ph.D. (Brown University) has been a professor at Sl. Olaf...


Read more at: New Fellow at Clare Hall - Professor Torrance Kirby

New Fellow at Clare Hall - Professor Torrance Kirby

22 June 2021

We are delighted to announce that Professor Torrance Kirby has been awarded a visiting fellowship at Clare Hall. This is in order to pursue the joint grant held between the Cambridge Centre for the Study of Platonism and the McGill department of Religious Studies on German Mysticism in Cambridge Platonism.


Read more at: Awarded member of the Centre - British Academy Postdoctoral Fellowship

Awarded member of the Centre - British Academy Postdoctoral Fellowship

22 June 2021

We are delighted to announce that one of the most active fellows of the Centre and Research Associate at the Von Hügel Institute, Isidoros Katsos, has been awarded a British Academy Postdoctoral Fellowship to work on the project “Christian Human Rights: Ancient and Postmodern” at the University of Oxford.


Read more at: The reception of German mysticism in early modern England

The reception of German mysticism in early modern England

15 June 2021

The reception of German mysticism in early modern England , International Conference sponsored by the School of Religious Studies, McGill University and the Centre for the Study of Platonism, Cambridge University Montreal (via Zoom), 19–21 June 2021 . The project consists in establishing the fundamental influence of German...


Read more at: Prof. Dragos Calma | "Pseudo-Proclus and not Aristotle. What Neoplatonism in the Latin West?"
Prof. Dragos Calma | "Pseudo-Proclus and not Aristotle. What Neoplatonism in the Latin West?"

Prof. Dragos Calma | "Pseudo-Proclus and not Aristotle. What Neoplatonism in the Latin West?"

10 May 2021

Lecture delivered via Zoom


Read more at: Book Launch | The History of Religious Imagination in Christian Platonism. Exploring the Philosophy of Douglas Hedley
Book Launch | The History of Religious Imagination in Christian Platonism. Exploring the Philosophy of Douglas Hedley

Book Launch | The History of Religious Imagination in Christian Platonism. Exploring the Philosophy of Douglas Hedley

4 May 2021

Book launch | rescheduled


Read more at: Assistant Professorship - Lincoln Christian University
Assistant Professorship - Lincoln Christian University

Assistant Professorship - Lincoln Christian University

21 April 2021

Fellow of the Centre appointed as Assistant Professor of Theology and Philosophy


Read more at: Scholar in Residence - Monserrat Cabrera Zapata
Scholar in Residence - Monserrat Cabrera Zapata

Scholar in Residence - Monserrat Cabrera Zapata

15 April 2021

Monserrat Cabrera Zapata is based at the School for Advanced Studies in Social Studies (École des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales - EHESS) in Paris, where she works under the supervision of Professor Pierre-Antoine Fabre in the department of “Sciences Sociales des Religions”. Her research is centred upon the...


Read more at: Prof. Michele Abbate - "The absolute foundation of Beauty: from Plato to Neoplatonism"
Prof. Michele Abbate - "The absolute foundation of Beauty: from Plato to Neoplatonism"

Prof. Michele Abbate - "The absolute foundation of Beauty: from Plato to Neoplatonism"

7 April 2021

Lecture delivered via Zoom


Latest news

New Publication - "Supersapientia: Berthold of Moosburg and the Divine Science of the Platonists"

2 September 2021

We are delighted to announce the news that a book, output of the ERC project, has just been published: Evan King's monograph on Berthold of Moosburg: " Supersapientia : Berthold of Moosburg and the Divine Science of the Platonists". This publication is part of a new book series published with Brill .

New Member of the Centre

27 August 2021

We are delighted to announce that Professor Charles Taliaferro is going to be a member of the Centre for the Study of Platonism. Charles Taliaferro BA (Goddard College), MA (University of Rhode Island), Master of Theological Studies (Harvard Divinity School), MA, Ph.D. (Brown University) has been a professor at Sl. Olaf...

New Fellow at Clare Hall - Professor Torrance Kirby

22 June 2021

We are delighted to announce that Professor Torrance Kirby has been awarded a visiting fellowship at Clare Hall. This is in order to pursue the joint grant held between the Cambridge Centre for the Study of Platonism and the McGill department of Religious Studies on German Mysticism in Cambridge Platonism.

Awarded member of the Centre - British Academy Postdoctoral Fellowship

22 June 2021

We are delighted to announce that one of the most active fellows of the Centre and Research Associate at the Von Hügel Institute, Isidoros Katsos, has been awarded a British Academy Postdoctoral Fellowship to work on the project “Christian Human Rights: Ancient and Postmodern” at the University of Oxford.

The reception of German mysticism in early modern England

15 June 2021

The reception of German mysticism in early modern England , International Conference sponsored by the School of Religious Studies, McGill University and the Centre for the Study of Platonism, Cambridge University Montreal (via Zoom), 19–21 June 2021 . The project consists in establishing the fundamental influence of German...