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Ep. 2: Plato’s Republic

Join Lise, Jeff and Brian for a conversation on Book I of the Republic. BUT FIRST! How to approach the “Great Books”: How do you start from scratch with no background or without a group? We hope you like it!

Ep. 1: Sophocles’ Ajax

Join Lise, Jeff and Brian as they discuss Sophocles’ Ajax, the story of a great Greek warrior who takes his own life on the beach of Troy.

Also, check out Stringfellow Barr’s “Notes on Dialogue” as a follow-up to the discussion at the beginning of the episode about the student-led seminars at St. John’s College, which form a critical part of the education it offers. 

Ep. 0: Introduction

Join Lise, Jeff and Brian for the kick off podcast explaining a little what we’re about. Spoiler alert: it’s a strange brew of classical literature, military history and culture, and the human experience of war.