The Voracious Cannibal. A Medieval Thought Experiment and Its Methodological Function

Dominik Perler
Professor of Philosophy, Humboldt University
March 13, 2013
4:30 – 6:00 pm
205 East Pyne
engraving of cannibal scene

Cannibalism in Brazil engraving by Theodor de Bry to illustrate Hans Staden's account of his captivity in 1557