International Journal of the Platonic Tradition 11:1

Courtesy of the ISNS mailing list – the newest issue of IJPT has been made available. It includes an article on Plotinus and the Gnostics by Zeke Mazur, as well as a tribute to Zeke written by Jean-Marc Narbonne.


Volume 11, No. 1 of The International Journal of the Platonic Tradition is now available from Brill:
Here is the Table of Contents:

Research Articles

Zeke Mazur, “A Gnostic Icarus? Traces of the Controversy Between Plotinus and the Gnostics Over a Surprising Source for the Fall of Sophia: The Pseudo-Platonic 2nd Letter”

Irini-Fotini Viltanioti, “Porphyry’s Real Powers in Proclus’ Commentary on Plato’s Timaeus

Marilena Vlad, “Stepping into the Void: Proclus and Damascius on Approaching the First Principle”

Notice  nécrologique for Zeke Mazur

Jean-Marc Narbonne,

Book Reviews

‘Pretty much the whole of Education’:1 Virtue and Performance in the Laws

    Author: Richard Stalley

A Fourth Way of Reading Plato’s Phaedo

    Author: Donka D Markus

Platonic Theories of Prayer, Studies in Platonism, Neoplatonism, and the Platonic Tradition , written by John Dillon and Andrei Timotin

    Author: Harold Tarrant

Die Wurzel allen Übels. Vorstellungen über die Herkunft des Bösen und Schlechten in der Philosophie und Religion des 1.-4. Jahrhunderts. Ratio Religionis Studien III , written by F. Jourdain/R. Hirsch-Luitpold

    Author: Matthias Perkams

Gandhi and the Stoics, Modern Experiments on Ancient Values , written by Richard Sorabji

    Author: Deepa Majumdar

À la recherche des idées. Platonisme et philosophie hellénistique d’Antiochus à Plotin , written by Mauro Bonazzi

    Author: Francis Lacroix

Existence et identité , written by Michel Fattal

    Author: Jérôme Laurent

Plotinus, Ennead VI The Enneads of Plotinus with philosophical commentaries , written by Eyjólfur K. Emilsson, Steven K. StrangeJohn M. Dillon and Andrew Smith

    Author: Luc Brisson

Aesthetic Themes in Pagan Christian Neoplatonism: from Plotinus to Gregory of Nyssa , written by Daniele Iozzia

    Author: Anna Corrias

Olympiodorus, On Plato First Alcibiades 10-28 , written by Michael Griffin

    Author: Sebastian Gertz