Are you a man or a mollusk? Choosing lives at Plato Philebus 20b-22c

Philosophy Dept. Colloquium  Verity Harte, Saden Professor of Philosophy and Classics, Yale University Thursday, February 25, 4 pm. Performing Arts and Humanities Building Room 441 This talk will focus on a short and relatively self-contained argument in Plato’s Philebus at 20b-22c in which Socrates invites his discussion partner, Protarchus, to consider whether either a life with maximal pleasure …

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