32 - Frisbee Sheffield on Platonic Love

Frisbee Sheffield, an expert on Plato's Symposium and Phaedrus, chats to Peter about love and friendship in the erotic dialogues.

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Further Reading: 

• F.C.C. Sheffield, Plato's Symposium: The Ethics of Desire (Oxford: Clarendon Press, 2006).

• J. Lesher, D. Nails, and F.C.C. Sheffield (eds), Plato's Symposium: Issues in Interpretation and Reception (Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2006).

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Audio again

Just a quick note to apologize about the noise in the background on this interview -- it's a fan that we couldn't figure out how to turn off!

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The History of Philosophy...

The History of Philosophy... without any pants.