Monthly Archives: February 2009

Call with Cambridge Professor Paul Cartledge

Good conversation – as always – with Professor Paul Cartledge. This time he spoke about and answered questions on ancient Greek culture in general and on Aristotle and Thucydides in particular.Paul Cartledge is Professor of Greek History, the A G … Continue reading

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Professor Cartledge Call – 2/18

Folks,I look forward to you joining our call with Professor Cartledge tomorrow, Wednesday 2/18 at 1pm New York time.Call with Professor Paul CartledgeCambridge UniversityWednesday, Feb 181pm New York timeHere’s the dial-in number:1-201-793-9022571… Continue reading

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Aristotle "On the Soul" – Feb. 11 – audio recording

Here’s the audio recording for the Aristotle call discussing De Anima (On the Soul). Listen online or download the mp3 file and listen to it as a podcast on your ipod.Download Aristotle_De Anima On the Soul_11Feb09 Continue reading

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Darwin’s 200th and 2/12 Conference Call with Top Scientists

Folks, I’m hosting a special conference call to celebrate Darwin’s 200th birthday this Thursday, February 12 by phone. Spots are limited and going very quickly. You must register tonight for this free seminar or spots will be gone. Go here to regi… Continue reading

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Questions for Tuesday (2/10) Aristotle Call

Folks,I’m reading the text at the same time you are but here are some questions that should help to guide our discussion tomorrow, Tuesday 2/10 at 8pm NYC time.”On the Soul”pages 535 – 603 in our text1. What is the goal that Aristotle sets out to … Continue reading

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McLuhan on Aristotle

I’ve been reading Marshall and Eric McLuhan’s book Laws of Media at the same time as Aristotle. The beginning of the book traces the development of our concept of linear space which evolved with the use of the alphabet and contrasts with the previ… Continue reading

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Aristotle: February’s Call and March Schedule Change

Tuesday, February 10 – discussing “On the Soul”8pm Eastern / 5pm Pacific1-888-350-0075code: 9281912#*Please note this is a different passcode. This will be the correct passcode for all upcoming Aristotle reading group calls.—- March’s call date … Continue reading

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