Research

Publications

Peer Reviewed Publications

“Akrasia in Epictetus: A Comparison with Aristotle”, Apeiron: A Journal for Ancient Philosophy and Science, Forthcoming. A draft version can be accessed here.

Digestion and Moral Progress in Epictetus”, Journal of Ancient Philosophy 13(1), 100-119.


Non-Academic Publications

“Why Ancient Greek Psychology is Still Valuable Today” February 21st, 2019

Article written for the blog of the American Philosophical Association.

"Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu as a Form of Stoic Askēsis"

An article on stoicism and martial arts written for The Side View.

 

Presentations

2019

 

“Digestion (Pepsis) and Moral Education in Epictetus”
American Philosophical Association Pacific Division Meeting of the Hellenistic Philosophy Society, Forthcoming, Vancouver, April 17-20th

“Akrasia in Epictetus: A Comparison with Aristotle”*
American Philosophical Association Eastern Meeting, New York, January 8-11.

* Awarded a APA Graduate Student Travel Stipend Award


2018

 

“Three Unique Features of Epictetus’ Moral Psychology”
Queen’s Graduate Colloquium, Queen’s University, November 16th.

“Akrasia in Epictetus: A Comparison with Aristotle”
Canadian Philosophical Association Annual Congress, UQAM, June 4th-7th.

“Wrestling as the Paradigm of Progress in Epictetus”
American Philosophical Association Pacific Meeting, San Diego, March 28th-31st.

“Akrasia in Epictetus: A Comparison with Aristotle”
Dominican College Student Conference in Philosophy and Theology, Dominican College University, February.

“Akrasia in Epictetus: A Comparison with Aristotle”
Queen’s Graduate Colloquium, Queen’s University, January.


2015

“Spiritual Exercises in Epictetus”
Carleton University Research Day, Carleton University, December.