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Aditi Chaturvedi

B.A., Philosophy (with honors), Williams College, 2010

Visiting Student, London School of Economics and Political Science, 2008-09


Dissertation Title: 

 'Harmonia' in Plato's ethics and metaphysics


Benjamin Franklin Fellowship, 2011-2016

George W.M. Bacon Fellowship, 2011-2012

Bloomfield Moore Fellowship, 2012-2013; 2014-2015

Certificate in College and University Teaching, University of Pennsylvania Center for Teaching and Learning 2013

John W. Miller Prize in Philosophy for outstanding philosophy student for the year, Williams College. 2010

Laszlo G. Versenyi Memorial Prize, Williams College. 2010


Charles H. Kahn and Susan Sauvé Meyer

Research Interests

  • Ancient Greek and Roman Philosophy
  • Ancient Indian Philosophy
  • Aesthetics
  • Comparative Philosophy
  • Modern Philosophy
  • Social and Political Philosophy

Selected Publications

Forthcoming "Harmonia and Ṛtā" in Ātman and Psychē: Universe and Inner Self in Early Indian and Early Greek Thought.ed. Richard Seaford, Edinburgh University Press



"On the origins of the harmonia theory in Plato's Phaedo," XIth Symposium Platonicum, Brasilia, July 2016

"Harmoniē in the Hippocratic corpus," Fifth Biennial Conference of the International Association for Presocratic Studies, University of Texas — Austin, June 2016 

"Harmonia in Plato's Psychology" Atelier International de la Société d'Etudes Platoniciennes, Université Paris Ouest — Nanterre, La Défense, June 2015

"Harmonia and Ṛtā" International Conference ‘Cosmology and the Self in Ancient India and Ancient Greece,’ University of Exeter, July 2014

"Harmoniē in Heraclitus' Cosmology," Fourth Biennial Meeting of the International Association for Presocratic Studies, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece, June 2014

"Harmoniē in Heraclitus' Doctrine of Opposites" Fifteenth Annual Independent Meeting of the Ancient Philosophy Society, University of South Florida, Tampa, April 2014

Claudia Cohen Hall 431