2018 -2019 Robinson Essay Prize Winner

Published: September 16, 2019

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The Collaborative Program in Ancient and Medieval Philosophy (CPAMP) and the Department of Philosophy congratulate graduate student Douglas Campbell as the winner of the 2018-2019 Essay Prize in Ancient Philosophy for his essay “Tomb and Prison: Plato on the Body as Cause of Psychic Disorders.”

External adjudicator, Professor Emeritus John Thorp of the University of Western Ontario was “immensely impress by the essays submitted for consideration,” said Acting CPAMP director Deborah L. Black.

The Robinson Prize, sponsored by the CPAMP, is awarded each year for the best paper written by a University of Toronto graduate student in any of the participating CPAMP units (Classics, Medieval Studies, Philosophy) on any topic in ancient Greek or Roman philosophy (up to 529 A.D.).