Research Training & Reading Groups

The Warburg Institute seeks to extend research training through the Reading Groups to students, Fellows and other interested parties in the pursuit of research excellence

Arabic Philosophy

Mondays, 17.00 - 18.30 - Classroom 2

Institute: The Warburg Institute 

Type: Research Training 

Description: Participants should have a basic reading knowledge of Arabic.

If you wish to take part please contact Professor Charles Burnett before  attending your first class:

Classical Greek

Alternate Wednesdays, 12.00 - 13.15. Classes on 17, 31 Jan, 14, 28 Feb, 14, 28 Mar - Room 308

Institute: The Warburg Institute 

Type:  Research Training 

Description: Professor Charles Burnett, Warburg Institute, School of Advanced Study, University of London

A Reading Class in Classical Greek led by Charles Burnett. The class will be held in room 308 on selected Wednesdays, on the following dates:

Autumn term: 11, 25 Oct, 15, 29 Nov, 13 Dec 2017

Spring term: 17, 31 Jan, 14, 28 Feb, 14, 28 Mar 2018

Summer term: May 9, 23, Jun 6, 20, Jul 4 2018

Please contact Charles Burnett before attending your first class.

Esoteric Traditions and Occult Thought

Fridays, 13.00 - 14.15 - Classroom 1

Institute: The Warburg Institute 

Type: Research Training 

Description: The group reads texts in Arabic and Latin, spanning from the early Islamic period until the Renaissance.  Translations will be provided.

Those interested in attending are advised to contact Charles Burnett in advance for more details, and for copies of the texts to be studied.