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Plato-Epistle VII

Lecture no. 10 from the course: Life Lessons from the Great Books

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Taught by Professor J. Rufus Fears | 30 min | Categories: Literature & Language

Plato's Epistle VII is a revealing and rewarding study of how even great philosophers can make nearly fatal mistakes. In this lecture, read the iconic Greek philosopher's letter as a valuable lesson on how to admit mistakes....

36 Lectures

1
Seneca-"On Providence" Seneca-"On Providence" 0 of 32 min
2
The Gospel of John The Gospel of John 0 of 30 min
3
Boethius, Martin Luther King-Conscience Boethius, Martin Luther King-Conscience 0 of 30 min
4
Dostoevsky-The Brothers Karamazov Dostoevsky-The Brothers Karamazov 0 of 30 min
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Elie Wiesel-Night Elie Wiesel-Night 0 of 30 min
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10
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11
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13
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Euripides-Medea Euripides-Medea 0 of 30 min
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Von Strasburg-Tristan and Isolde Von Strasburg-Tristan and Isolde 0 of 30 min
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Shakespeare-Macbeth Shakespeare-Macbeth 0 of 30 min
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Aldous Huxley-Brave New World Aldous Huxley-Brave New World 0 of 30 min
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Homer-Odyssey Homer-Odyssey 0 of 30 min
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Sophocles-Philoctetes Sophocles-Philoctetes 0 of 29 min
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The Song of Roland-Chivalric Adventure The Song of Roland-Chivalric Adventure 0 of 30 min
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Nibelungenlied-Chivalric Romance Nibelungenlied-Chivalric Romance 0 of 30 min
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Lewis and Clark-Journals Lewis and Clark-Journals 0 of 30 min
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T. E. Lawrence-Seven Pillars of Wisdom T. E. Lawrence-Seven Pillars of Wisdom 0 of 31 min
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Menander-The Grouch Menander-The Grouch 0 of 30 min
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Machiavelli-La Mandragola Machiavelli-La Mandragola 0 of 30 min
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Thomas More-Utopia Thomas More-Utopia 0 of 30 min
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George Orwell-Animal Farm George Orwell-Animal Farm 0 of 30 min
31
Josephus-History of the Jewish War Josephus-History of the Jewish War 0 of 30 min
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Joseph Addison-Cato Joseph Addison-Cato 0 of 30 min
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George Washington-Farewell Address George Washington-Farewell Address 0 of 31 min
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