An evening dedicated to Aristotle

Event title: “An Evening dedicated to Aristotle”   “Aristotle’s tomb at Stageira: an archaeological revelation” An illustrated lecture in Greek by Archaeologist Kostantinos Sismanidis   (translation available)   “Aristotle on emotions and values in decision making” An illustrated lecture in English by Professor Theodore Scaltsas   “Aristotle: an inspiration for our health and being?” An illustrated lecture in English by Dr Eleni Tsiompanou   Open to the public – More info […]


Aristotle on Rationality in Action

Prof Anthony Price, Birkbeck College will discuss how according to Aristotle the conclusion of a piece of practical reasoning is an action (if nothing gets in the way) and that one can act, as well as think, rationally. Man is an animal that acts on reasons, and we are responsible for what we do. Here, as elsewhere, Aristotle can rescue us from the trammels of a dualism of mind and […]


The Encounters of Myth and Medicine

Αταξίες Θεών –  Spyros Retsas, οncologist, medical historian and author, will read (in Greek and English) excerpts from his latest book Αταξίες Θεών – The Encounters of Myth and Medicine and will discuss the parallel lives of Aristotle and Darwin. Free entry Booking essential on 020 7563 9835 or at [email protected] Organised by the Hellenic Centre and the Hellenic Medical Society. The Hellenic Centre 16-18 Paddington Street London W1U 5AS