Dr. Georgia Mouroutsou

Assistant Professor

Office: DL238

Phone: 4541

E-mail: gmourout@uwo.ca

Website: https://uwestern.academia.edu/GeorgiaMouroutsou
Research Interests:

Ancient philosophy (especially Plato, Aristotle, and Platonism)
Physics and metaphysics
Theories of pleasure

Education:

Postdoctoral fellowships at Cambridge U.K. (Faculty of Classics) and Berlin, Germany (Humboldt University, Faculty of Philosophy)
Ph.D. in Philosophy (Eberhard-Karls University of Tübingen, Germany)
M.A. in Philosophy (National Kapodistrian University of Athens, Greece)
B.A: in Philosophy and Psychology (National Kapodistrian University of Athens, Greece)

Selected Publications:

1. Die Metapher der Mischung in den Platonischen Dialogen Sophistes und Philebos, in the Series of the International Plato Society Vol. 28, Sankt Augustin 2010.

2. The Presence of Pure Pleasure in Plato’s Philebus: Beyond “Filling” and “Having Filled (Leaky) Jars”; forthcoming in: Plato's Philebus, J. Jirsa, Š. Špinka (eds), Oikoymenh, Praha 2014.

3. The Allegory of the Cave: The Necessity of the Philosopher’s Descent, in: Plato, The Internet Journal of the International Plato Society Journal 11, 2011

4. Die Frage nach der schlechten Seele in dem zehnten Buch von Nomoi: Versuch einer Entmythologisierung, in: Platon u?ber das Göttliche, D. Koch, I. Männlein-Robert, N. Weidtmann (eds.), Tu?bingen 2010, pp. 139-173.