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Plato's First Alcibiades

What is the human self? How do we learn? What kinds of knowledge are reliable? Plato explores these questions through dialogue.

The First Alcibiades was a dialogue which the late Platonic schools considered as an important first step in the philosophical development of the student: it explores the nature of the self, its ability to learn and to know, and the place of philosophy itself in human affairs.

This evening is the first of five once-a-month sessions which will take the dialogue and explore its important themes. Each evening will begin with a short introductory talk, then move on to reading an extract, before throwing the meeting open to collaborative study with all those present.

Entrance in free, but donations between £3-5 will be welcomed.

More details on the Prometheus Trsut's website: www.prometheustrust.co.uk


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Date and Time:

1 December 2014 at 7:30 pm


2 hours



Cecil Sharp House
2 Regent’s Park Road

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Organised by:

The Prometheus Trust
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£5 (concessions £3)

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