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Department of Philosophy

Antoine Panaioti

Title:

Assistant Professor

Education:

B.A. First Honours (McGill University, 2006); M.Phil (University of Cambridge, 2007); Ph.D (University of Cambridge, 2011).

Office:

JOR-415

Telephone:

416-979-5000 ext 6568

Email Address:

apanaioti@ryerson.ca

Research Interests:

Classical Indian Philosophy; Nietzsche; Selfhood; Cross-Cultural Philosophy & Science; Philosophy of Cognitive Science

Selected Publications & Presentations:

 
Book

 
Nietzsche and Buddhist Philosophy
, Cambridge University Press (2013)
    (Portugese Translation with Cultrix Press, 2017)

 
Articles/Chapters

 
"Nietzsche as Metaphilosopher" in Paul Loeb & Matthew Meyer (eds.), Nietzsche's Metaphilosophy: The Nature, Methods, and Aim of Philosophy. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press (forthcoming). 

 
"Comparative Religion in The Antichrist: Pastiche, Subversion, Cultural Intervention" in D. Conway (ed.), Critical Guide to the Antichrist. London: Bloomsbury Academic (forthcoming)
 
“Mindfulness and Personal Identity in the Western Cultural Context: A Plea for Greater Cosmopolitanism,” Journal of Transcultural Psychiatry 52(1), pp. 501–523 (2015)
 
«Nietzsche contra Bouddha: du nihilisme à la grande santé» in M. Béland (ed.), Lectures nietzschéennes. Sources et réceptions de Nietzsche. Montréal: Presses Universitaires de l’Université de Montréal, pp. 65–92 (2015)
 
“Are Freedom from Suffering and Boundless Compassion Contradictory Ideals? A Critical Examination of Buddhist Moral Psychology,” ARC: McGill Journal of Religious Studies 42, pp. 1–25 (2014)
 
“Anātmatā, Moral Psychology, and Soteriology in Indian Buddhism” in N. Mirning, P.-D. Szanto, and M. Williams (eds.), Puṣpikā: Tracing Ancient India through Text and Traditions. Contributions to Current Research in Indology. Volume I. Oxford: Oxbow Books Press, pp. 365–379 (2013)

 
Book Reviews

 
Contesting Nietzsche, by Christa Davis Acampora,” Mind 123(493), pp. 295–301 (2015)
 
«Kulturkritik et philosophie thérapeutique chez le jeune Nietzsche, de Martine Béland», Philosophiques 40(1), pp. 248–252 (2014)
 
The Bodhisattva’s Brain: Buddhism Naturalized, by Owen Flanagan,” Mind 121(482), pp. 485–490 (2012)

  
Presentations

 
"Philosophy and Tragedy: Nietzsche's Birth of Tragedy and the Foundations of His Metaphilosophy," Keynote Address at Guelph University Graduate Philosophy Association Conference, Guelph, ON, Canada (March 23, 2018)

 
"The Substance-Self: Illusion, Delusion, or Philosophers' Invention," Faculty Keynote Address at the Ryerson Graduate Union Philosophy Conference, Toronto, ON, Canada (March 26, 2018)

 
"Authorship, Autonomy, and Cross-Cultural Philosophy," Canadian Philosophical Association Annual Congress, Montreal, QC, Canada (June 4 to 7, 2018)

 
"Vérité (Wahrheit) versus realité (Wirklichkeit) dans L’Antéchrist et Le crépuscule des idoles : Le Nietzsche de 1888 renoue-t-il avec le "positivisme" de sa soi-disant deuxième période ?," Congrès annuel du Groupe international de recherches sur Nietzsche, Nice, France (June 25 to 27, 2018)"La philosophie comme législation : au coeur de la métaphilosophie de Nietzsche," L'atelier Nietzsche au Centre canadien d'études allemandes et européennes, Université de Montréal, Montreal, QC, Canada ( Monday, Sept. 18 2017)

 

"Buddhism and Cognitive Neuroscience: Are we Really Talking about the Same Subject?", McGill University, January 23, 2018.

 
“Comparative Religion in Nietzsche's Antichrist: Pastiche, Subversion, Confession,” Canadian Society for Continental Philosophy Annual Conference, Ryerson University, Toronto, ON, Canada (Sept. 30 2017).

 
"Bouddhisme et sciences cognitives : parle-t-on du même sujet?», Séminaire travaux en cours du département de philosophie de l’UQÀM, Montreal, QC, Canada (2016)
 
“Causation as Folk Psychology: Intersections between Nietzschean and Mādhyamika Perspectives,” Binghamton University Philosophy Colloquium, Binghamton, NY, United States of America (2014)
 
"Les implications métaéthiques de l’antiréalisme global : déterminer (non pas inventer) le bien et le mal, ou How the Anti-Realist Can End Up in Bed with the Moral Realist Again," Congrès annuel de l’ACFAS, Montréal, QC, Canada (2014)
 
“Skill-in-Means and the Fusion Philosophy Project,” 2013 American Philosophical Association Eastern Division Meeting, Baltimore, MD, United States of America (2013)
 
“Mindfulness, No-Self, and Ethics in Indian Buddhist Thought,” Advanced Studies Institute Workshop: Mindfulness in Context, Montréal, QC, Canada (2013)
 
"Raison et émotion à la lumière de la thérapeutique bouddhiste," Colloque du FODAR, Montreal, QC, Canada (2012)|
 
“Empty Persons and Normativity: Moral Responsibility,” Conférence plénière du Groupe de recherche interuniversitaire sur la normativité, Montreal, QC, Canada (2011)