Following up on the last talk dealing with Plato’s Phaedo, we step back to the beginning – the first great work of Western Philosophy, the Apology. The Apology is Socrates’ defense of his actions and life while being grilled by the butt-head court of Athens for “inciting the youth,” “atheism,” and “teaching new gods.” This is an intro to mid-level discussion, giving veterans and newbies both an overview of this masterpiece. An mp3 will be uploaded shortly.
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