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Wednesday, February 13, 2019

Feb 13

Odyssey Mentoring Night: Wednesday, February 13

Join Odyssey Mentoring Program for an evening of mentoring with alumni who have been exactly where you are now. Our Odyssey Mentoring Nights take place once a semester.

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Plato the Rhetorician | Professor Kathy Eden, Chavkin Family Professor of English and Professor of ClassicsFeb 13

Plato the Rhetorician | Professor Kathy Eden, Chavkin Family Professor of English and Professor of Classics

In the Republic, Socrates famously exiles the poets from his ideal city—a move that has not kept readers throughout the centuries from identifying Plato as the most poetic of philosophers. In a number of dialogues, Socrates registers even greater disdain for orators and rhetoricians.

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