I met Luke Slattery by chance in Catania, Sicily, just outside the airport. Being Sicily, buses were running late, and we were anxious and tired. Luke asked if we knew which bus to take to get to Siracusa. Apparently we didn’t look as lost as we were. Even though he had just come off a … Continue reading More Than a Book Review: Reclaiming Epicurus…and Random Encounters at the Bus Stop…and Delightful Epicurean Feasts
The interview is posted on The Leather Library blog. Check it out! (UPDATE: The Leather LIbrary no longer exists. I have learned my lesson.) This is a follow up to a review I posted a little while ago.
I am excited to announce an upcoming blog-sized interview with Rebecca Goldstein. I posted a draft on the Leather Library (UPDATE: no longer exists) and it's on its way. She was so kind as to answer my questions very thoughtfully and I can't wait to share her responses! Check out her book, Plato at the Googleplex, and my … Continue reading Coming Soon: Interview with Rebecca Goldstein
When my friend told me she heard on NPR that there was a new book out in which “some female philosopher” resurrects the voice of Plato to address today's moral issues, I took a wild guess as to the author: Rebecca Goldstein. Maybe the guess wasn’t so wild. I had read The Mind-Body Problem and … Continue reading Book Review: Plato at the Googleplex