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Instructor: Rory Hanlon. This course meets MWF 12:20 – 1:10 p.m. in PE 2066.

This seminar examines Plato’s philosophical and literary masterpiece, The Symposium, and its influence on later artists and writers: we explore the Symposium itself, the ways in which the Symposium influenced later European artists and writers, and the importance of the Platonic view of love and beauty for modern artists and writers.


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