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

Date
Thu January 26th 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"

1st 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 first lecture, "Ancient Philosophies as a Way of Life: Socrates." CommentatorsAlan Code (Philosophy, Stanford) Sarah Broadie (Philosophy, University of St Andrews)The second lecture, "Platonist Philosophy as a Way of Life: Plotinus"  takes place on January 26, 5:30-7:00pm. The discussion seminar for this talk takes place on January 27, 10:00am-12:00pm.