Iran's Book News Agency (IBNA) 18 Nov 2020 - 15:42 -------------------------------------------------- Title : Webinar on Avicenna's Philosophy Studies in the West due -------------------------------------------------- IBNA-On the occasion of World Philosophy Day, a webinar on Avicenna's Philosophy ‎Studies in the West will be held in Tehran tomorrow. ‎ Text : The event is held on the proposal of Foundation for Dialogue and Friendship of Nations, in cooperation with the Faculty of Theology and Islamic Studies in University of Tehran.   Dimitri Gutas, Professor of Arabic and Graeco-Arabic from Yale University and Nadia Maftouni, Professor of Islamic Philosophy, Faculty of Theology and Islamic Studies in University of Tehran, will deliver lecture at the webinar.   The program is slated for tomorrow (Thursday, November 20) at 18:30 in English. Those interested may install the zoom software and attend the webinar via the link on the poster.   World Philosophy Day is an international day proclaimed by UNESCO to be celebrated every 3rd Thursday of November. It was first celebrated on 21 November 2002.   By celebrating World Philosophy Day each year, on the third Thursday of November, UNESCO underlines the enduring value of philosophy for the development of human thought, for each culture and for each individual.