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Emily Austin: The Philosopher-Ruler in Plato's Euthydemus

Date and Time: 
Thursday, March 16, 2017. 03:15 PM - 05:00 PM
Meeting Location: 
Humanities Center Board Room
Meeting Description: 

Ethics & Politics, Ancient & Modern is a Humanities Center Geballe Workshop concerning intersections between philosophy, classics, and political theory.

Presenter Emily Austin is an associate professor of philosophy at Wake Forest University. Her research concerns ancient philosophy, especially ethics, and recent publications include "Legislating Immortality in Plato's Republic" in Ancient Philosophy and "Plato on Grief as a Mental Disorder" in Archiv für Geschichte der Philosophie.