An episode in which M talks about a book you've probably never heard of because foreign literature seldom makes it into the US market and even when a book is... Good like finding it. But Socrates in love is one of M's favorite books, so she wants to talk about it.
And also about love. That's an appealing topic, right?
Transcript available at our website.
Topic of Today's Episode:
Socrates in Love by Koichi Katayama
Recommend reading (like I promised in the podcast)
For the basics on Socrates
[Yay for public domain]
The Republic, The Trial and Death of Socrates, and Symposium
all by Plato and possibly all available for free.
Socrates: A Very Short Introduction
by C. C. W. Taylor
[Not for free by the series of very short introductions is relatively inexpensive.]
[yay for supporting academics...? But seriously get these from a library because academic press books can genuinely be really expensive but these are the ones I try to force onto my friends. And yes, I am a hit at parties.]
Socrates and Aristophanes
by Leo Strauss
by Dana Villa
Virtue is Knowledge
by Lorraine Smith Pangle
Music for this Episode by Sounds Like an Earful
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