Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin - Faculty of Language, Literature and Humanities - Alexander von Humboldt Professorship

Dr. Matyáš Havrda

Contact details:

Academy of Sciences, Institute of Philosophy, Department for the Study of Ancient and Medieval Thought



Publications within the project

  • ‘The purpose of Galen’s treatise On Demonstration’, Early Science and Medicine 20, 2015, pp. 265–287.
  • The So-Called Eighth Stromateus by Clement of Alexandria. Early Christian Reception of Greek Scientific Methodology, Leiden: Brill (Philosophia Antiqua), 2016, 373 pp.
  • ‘Textual notes on Stromata VII’, Mnemosyne 66, 2013, pp. 761–768.
  • ‘Categories in Stromata VIII’, Elenchos 33, 2012, pp. 197–225.
  • The Seventh Book of the Stromateis: Proceedings of the Colloquium on Clement of Alexandria (Olomouc, October 21-23, 2010). Ed. by Matyas Havrda, V. Hušek and J. Plátová (Supplements to Vigiliae Christianae 117), Leiden – Boston, Brill 2012, 386 pp. [Havrda’s contribution: Planning and organising the conference at which the papers were first presented (in 2010, with V. Hušek and J. Plátová); collecting, evaluating and selecting contributions for publication; providing feedback to the authors; submitting the manuscript (in 2011); arranging the contents of the volume; writing Preface (pp. ix–xiv); editing 8 out of 18 contributions; making index of subjects; proof-reading of the whole volume, and contributing a chapter: ‘Demonstrative method in Stromateis VII’, pp. 261–275].

In preparation (invited, under contract)

  • ‘Clement’s exegetical interests in Stromateis VII’, in: V. Černušková, V. Hušek, and J. Plátová (eds.), Clement’s Biblical Exegesis, (Vigiliae Christianae Supplements), Leiden: Brill.