November 27
10:00 a.m. ~ 10:15 a.m.

Welcoming Address

Dae-Ho Cho (President of the Korean Society of Greco-Roman Studies)

Hyekyong Kim (President of the Korean Society of Western Classical Philosophy)

10:15 a.m. ~ 11:15 a.m.

[Session 1-A] Min-Jun Huh 

Christoph Poetsch

Body, Soul, Form – and Image: The Relevance of the Image for a Detailed Understanding of Plato’s Ontology

Soojin Kim  

Image as a Milestone for Truth

10:15 a.m. ~ 11:15 a.m.

[Session 1-B] Hunsang Chun

Martina Di Stefano

A Shellfish on the Path of Truth: Funny Images and Philosophical Imagination in Plato’s Dialogues

Karine Tordo Rombaut

The Relevance of Interpreting Plato’s Criticism of Image-Making as Self-Directed

11:15 a.m. ~ 11:30 a.m.


11:30 a.m. ~ 12:30 a.m.

[Session 2-A] Dohyoung Kim

Zdenek Lenner

Eros and Anteros in the Phaedrus

Rivalry, Reciprocity, or Reflection?

Yoon Cheol Lee

Diotima's Use of Images

11:30 a.m. ~ 12:30 a.m.

[Session 2-B] Yungwhan Lee

Xanthippe Bourloyanni

Phantasia and Images in the Sophist

Hoseup Rhee

True logos as eikōn of Forms

November 28

2:00 a.m. ~ 3:00 a.m.

[Session 3-A] Hyekyong Kim

Doina Cristina Ionescu

Likenesses and Appearances in Plato's Sophist

William Altman

To Which Branch of εἰδωλοποιική Do the Eleatic Stranger’s Own εἰκόνες Belong?

2:00 a.m. ~ 3:00 a.m.

[Session 3-B] Sung-Hoon Kang

Christopher Buckels

Images in Republic V-VII in Light of the Timaeus

Xi Ji

Image and Knowledge in Plato’s Timaeus

3:00 a.m. ~ 3:15 a.m.


3:15 a.m. ~ 4:15 a.m.

[Plenary Session 1] Chair: Satoshi Ogihara

Mary-Louise Gill

 Image of the Philosopher in the Prologue of Plato's Sophist

Long Break

10:00 a.m. ~ 11:00 a.m.

[Session 4-A] Soojin Kim

Cynthia Liu

Re-evaluating Images in Plato’s Philosophy through His Use of Mystery Language

I-Kai Jeng

Speeches as Images of Being: Phaedo 99d4-100a8 and Sophist 254d4-256e7

10:00 a.m. ~ 11:00 a.m.

[Session 4-B] Yoon Cheol Lee

Carlotta Capuccino

Speaking through Images: A Platonic Model of Analogical Argumentation

Serena Gregorio

Is Plato’s Take on phantasia of Any Interest for Contemporary Accounts of Imagination?

11:00 a.m. ~ 11:15 a.m.


11:15 a.m. ~ 12:15 a.m.

[Plenary Session 2] Chair: Hua-kuei Ho

Noburu Notomi

 Images and Imagination in Plato’s Republic and Sophist
November 29

2:00 a.m. ~ 3:30 a.m.

[Session 5-A] Chang-Uh Lee

Nickolas Pappas

Sightings of the Soul

Ji-Yun Byun

Two Kinds of Truth and Falsehood in Plato’s Sophist

Hua-kuei Ho

Mimetic Images in Plato’s Cratylus

2:00 a.m. ~ 3:30 a.m.

[Session 5-B] Kyo-Sun Koo

Jan Szaif

The Role of Mental Images in Anticipatory Pleasures 

(Philebus 38a-40e)

Jong Hwan Lee

The Role of Imagination in Anticipatory Pleasure

David Xavier Levystone

Plato’s Dreams: Oneiric Images, Divination and Knowledge

2:30 a.m. ~ 2: 45 a.m.


3:45 a.m. ~ 4:45 a.m.

[Session 6-A] Johann Kim

Jenny Strandberg

Faking it Right: 

The King as an Informed Imitator of the True Statesman

Yuji Kurihara

Two Images in Plato’s Statesman 277a-d

3:45 a.m. ~ 4:45 a.m.

[Session 6-B] Sungwoo Park

Irene Han

La Nouvelle Vague: 

The Liquid Feminine in Plato’s Republic

Avshalom M. Schwartz

Imagination and Falsehoods in Plato’s Political Thought

Long Break

10:00 a.m. ~ 11:00 a.m.

[Session 7-A] Jong Hwan Lee

Samuel Meister

The Ontology of Images in Plato’s Timaeus

Thomas Seissl

On What Time Is Not: Image and Number in Plato’s Account of Time in the Timaeus

10:00 a.m. ~ 11:00 a.m.

[Session 7-B] Yun-rak Sohn

Yu Jung Sun

False Pleasure in the Philebus: Can Soul Be Prisoned in a World Purely Made of Images without any Contact with Reality?

Iouseok Kim

 Images as the Means of Governing the Appetite: The Role of the Liver in Plato’s Timaeus (71a-d)

11:00 a.m. ~ 11:15 a.m.


11:15 a.m. ~ 12:15 a.m.

[Plenary Session 3] Chair: Euree Song

Dominic J. O’Meara

 The Architectural Image of the World in Plato’s Timaeus

12:15 a.m. ~ 12:30 a.m.


Heon Kim (Editor in Chief for the Journal of Greco-Roman Studies)

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