It has been said that Western philosophy is a series of footnotes to Plato.
In this talk we will explore Plato's most distinguished work: The Republic.
We will consider the structure of the book, the main characters of its dialogues, some of the stories and the myths that are told.
Particular attention will be given to the importance for our life of what Plato taught twentyfour centuries ago.
Plato makses many references to the powwer of love, kindness and music for the soul
'Philosophy and Life' is a series of talks on the history of philosophy and its relevance for our daily life.
10 euro, 8 pm at the Drury Court Hotel. Meeting Point Bia Bar 7 pm.
After the talk, comments and discussion with dr Bottone at the bar.