Naples is home to the “talent” of young philosophers


Come to Naples from all over Italy to compete in a real “talent” philosophical are nearly one hundred boys from 23 schools, from Pordenone to Melfi, that from tomorrow to April 18, 2015 will participate in the eighth edition of “Certame Vichiano” kermesse dedicated to Giambattista Vico, was awarded the Medal of the President of the Republic. The Certame offers three days of activities open to students, citizens and tourists, taking place in the center of the ancient capital of Campania, from Decumani to Palazzo Serra di Cassano. Will open the lecture on “Vico poet of dawn”, of Professor Aniello Montano (h: 3:30 pm, University Suor Orsola Benincasa) and the meeting with the experts Ennio Ferrara (Dg Liceo Umberto I), Domenico BiancoEmma Giammattei and Nunzio RuggieroMarco Russo. Title of the trial to be held April 17 at the school Umberto: “The extended mind: the roots of rationality ” through the analysis and commentary of a passage from the second book of the philosopher (“The poetic logic”) of the New Science (1744). ” theme that technology and globalization have made it now more than ever ” said the organizers. On the same day, at 5:00 pm, Piazza del Gesù walk “The philosophy in Decumani”, visit to Vico places of the historic center of Naples. On April 18, at 10 am, at the Palazzo Serra di Cassano award ceremony. The Certame, is organized by the High School Umberto I of Naples, from the Department of Cultural Heritage, University of Salerno, from the Department of Law of the Second University of Naples, from the Faculty of literature of University Suor Orsola Benincasa, with the accession of the Italian Institute for Philosophical Studies.