Tanner Discussion Seminar: John Cooper "Ancient Philosophies as Ways of Life"

Date
Fri January 27th 2012, 10:00am
Event Sponsor
McCoy Family Center for Ethics in Society
Location
SIEPR Landau Economics Bldg, Room 134A, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
Tanner Discussion Seminar: John Cooper "Ancient Philosophies as Ways of Life"

2nd of 2 discussion seminars~~~The Tanner Lecture Series consists of two lectures and two discussion seminars. The overall theme of this year's lectures is: "Ancient Philosophies as Ways of Life."  Today's seminar focuses on the issues raised in the second lecture, "Platonist Philosophy as a Way of Life: Plotinus." CommentatorsAnthony Long (Classics, Berkeley) Jaclyn Maxwell (History, Ohio University) The first lecture, "Ancient Philosophies as a Way of Life: Socrates" takes place on January 25, 5:30-7:00pm. The discussion seminar for this talk takes place on January 26, 10:00am-12:00pm.