The Symposium

The Symposium

In the course of a lively drinking party, a group of Athenian intellectuals exchange views on eros, or desire. From their conversation emerges a series of subtle reflections on gender roles, sex in society, and the sublimation of basic human instincts. The discussion culminates in a radical challenge to conventional views by Plato's mentor, Socrates, who advocates transcen In the course of a lively drinking party, a group of Athenian intellectuals exchange views on eros, or desire. From their...

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Title:The Symposium
Author:Plato
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Genres:Philosophy
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Edition Language:English
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Number of Pages:131 pages pages

The Symposium Reviews

  • Trevor
    Jul 07, 2007

    Rating: 2* of five, all for Aristophanes's way trippy remix of the Book of Genesis While perusing a review of Death in Venice (dreadful tale, yet another fag-must-die-rather-than-love piece of normative propaganda) written by my good friend Stephen, he expressed a desire to read The...

    Symposium, Plato , 1935 ???????: ?????? ??? ?? ???? ???? ???: ???????? ????? ?????? ?????: ??? ??????? ??? 1984 ?????? ?? ???? ? ??? ????? ?? ?????? ??? ? ??? ? ?? ???? ???...

    OPRAH: Good evening and welcome to What's the Most Spiritual Book of All Time? For people who missed last week's exciting semi-final round, The Sermon on the Mount beat The Bhagavad Gita 4-1 while Jonathan Livingston Seagull unexpectedly lost 3-2 to outsider The Symposium. Let's all we...

    ?It?s been less than three years that I?ve been Socrates? companion and made it my job to know exactly what he says and does each day. Before that, I simply drifted aimlessly. Of course, I used to think that what I was doing was important, but in fact I was the most worthle...

    Plato?s Symposium is one of the best loved classics from the ancient world, a work of consummate beauty as both philosophy and as literature, most appropriate since the topic of this dialogue is the nature of love and includes much philosophizing on beauty. In the spirit of fresh...

    ???????? ?? ????? ? ????? ???? "?????" ? ??? ????? ???? ?? ????? "???" ?? ???. ????? ?? ??????? ?????? ?? ????? ?? ??????. ?????? ??????? ?? ????? ? ?????? ?? ??...

    I Never Met a Physician Who Wasn?t Descended from a Greek This might just be the work that put the "meta-" (at least the "metafiction") in "metaphysics". Plato?s name is attached to it, but its principal focus is Socrates. And guess what? Socrates doesn?t so much elaborate ...

    In this book Socrates argues that it is not always a good idea to have sex with boys and Aristophanes explains we were once co-joined creatures of three sexes - either male/female, male/male or female/female and were shaped like balls. How could anyone not find this a book worth readin...

  • James
    Jul 04, 2009

    Rating: 2* of five, all for Aristophanes's way trippy remix of the Book of Genesis While perusing a review of Death in Venice (dreadful tale, yet another fag-must-die-rather-than-love piece of normative propaganda) written by my good friend Stephen, he expressed a desire to read The...

    Symposium, Plato , 1935 ???????: ?????? ??? ?? ???? ???? ???: ???????? ????? ?????? ?????: ??? ??????? ??? 1984 ?????? ?? ???? ? ??? ????? ?? ?????? ??? ? ??? ? ?? ???? ???...

    OPRAH: Good evening and welcome to What's the Most Spiritual Book of All Time? For people who missed last week's exciting semi-final round, The Sermon on the Mount beat The Bhagavad Gita 4-1 while Jonathan Livingston Seagull unexpectedly lost 3-2 to outsider The Symposium. Let's all we...

    ?It?s been less than three years that I?ve been Socrates? companion and made it my job to know exactly what he says and does each day. Before that, I simply drifted aimlessly. Of course, I used to think that what I was doing was important, but in fact I was the most worthle...

    Plato?s Symposium is one of the best loved classics from the ancient world, a work of consummate beauty as both philosophy and as literature, most appropriate since the topic of this dialogue is the nature of love and includes much philosophizing on beauty. In the spirit of fresh...

    ???????? ?? ????? ? ????? ???? "?????" ? ??? ????? ???? ?? ????? "???" ?? ???. ????? ?? ??????? ?????? ?? ????? ?? ??????. ?????? ??????? ?? ????? ? ?????? ?? ??...

    I Never Met a Physician Who Wasn?t Descended from a Greek This might just be the work that put the "meta-" (at least the "metafiction") in "metaphysics". Plato?s name is attached to it, but its principal focus is Socrates. And guess what? Socrates doesn?t so much elaborate ...

    In this book Socrates argues that it is not always a good idea to have sex with boys and Aristophanes explains we were once co-joined creatures of three sexes - either male/female, male/male or female/female and were shaped like balls. How could anyone not find this a book worth readin...

    ??? ?? ????? ???? ??????? ???? ????? ?? ?? ?? ??? ???? ?? ?? ??? ????????? ??????? ?? ???? ? ????? ???? ???? ?? ??????? ?? ?? ?????. ?????? ???? ???? ? ??????...

    The Symposium holds the key to ancient psychology. One has but to compare post-Freudian psychology's understanding of the drives with Plato's discourse on human longing here in order to measure the distance between the ancient and modern orientations to reality. It is strange for us to...

    ???? ???? ???? ???.. ???? ??? ????? ??? ?? ????? ????? ?? ???? ? ???? ? ???? ???????? ?? ??? ???? ??? ????.. ?? ??? ???? ????? ??? ??? ???? ???? ? ???? ????????? ...

    Lectura #6 de la materia de Teora del Conocimiento, "El Banquete". Citas y pequeos comentarios de uso personal: Sabios reunidos: Fedro, Agaton, Eriximaco, Pausanias, Aristodemo, Aristfanes *Tributo al amor. "El Amor es un gran dios, muy digno de ser honrado por los di...

    ??? ??? ??? ?? ???? ????? ?? ?? ??? ??? ?????? ???? ??? ???? ?? ???? ??????? ??? ?? ??? ! ????????? ???? ?? ?? ??? ??? ???? ?? ?? ????? ????? ?????? ? ?? ????? ??...

    The life of the party 26 August 2015 You've really got to love the way Plato writes philosophy. Whereas everybody else simply writes what is in effect a work of non-fiction explaining some ideas, Plato seems to have the habit of inserting them into a story. Okay, he may not be the...

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    HEADLINE: This is priceless! When I was a young man, I and my friends certainly had some strange conversations, possibly aided by some substances of questionable legality in certain countries, but we never quite managed to attain the heights of strangeness reached at this banquet/dr...

    Two points about this book that I didn't enjoy. Firstly the descriptions of intimate relations with persons of a very very young age which although not exclusive to the Greek people in those times were nevertheless disturbing to read about. Secondly, in the last pages he seems to be to...

    Gozba, simpozion, ili simpozijum je bila jedna od najzanimljivijih ustanova starogr?kog dru?tva. Predstavljala je spoj ve?ernje zabave, pijanke i politi?ko-filozofskog foruma mu?karaca jer ?enama nije bio dozvoljen pristup. Naj?e??e je organizovana u ?ast pobede na nekom od a...

    ?? ???? ?????? ????? ????! ??????? ???????! :/ ...

    And Agathon said, It is probable, Socrates, that I knew nothing of what I had said. And yet spoke you beautifully, Agathon, he said. Back in the late 1990s a cowpunk band named The Meat Purveyors had a song, Why Does There Have To Be A Morning After? It detailed stumbling around i...

    ???? ??? ???? ?? ????? ??? ???? ??????. ????? ???? ?????? ?????? ??? ??? ?? ???? ??? ??????? ???? ??????? ?? ??????. ? ??? ?????????? ?? ?? ?????. ??? ??? ??? ?...

    The nature of eros is discussed in this famous dialogue by Plato. Symposium literally means "drinking party" in ancient Greek and this was one well-attended party with the likes of Alcibiades, Aristophanes, Agathon, Pausanias, Eryximachus and Socrates. A variety of views are put forwar...

  • Ahmad Sharabiani
    Jul 03, 2008

    Rating: 2* of five, all for Aristophanes's way trippy remix of the Book of Genesis While perusing a review of Death in Venice (dreadful tale, yet another fag-must-die-rather-than-love piece of normative propaganda) written by my good friend Stephen, he expressed a desire to read The...

    Symposium, Plato , 1935 ???????: ?????? ??? ?? ???? ???? ???: ???????? ????? ?????? ?????: ??? ??????? ??? 1984 ?????? ?? ???? ? ??? ????? ?? ?????? ??? ? ??? ? ?? ???? ???...

  • Riku Sayuj
    Jan 05, 2014

    Rating: 2* of five, all for Aristophanes's way trippy remix of the Book of Genesis While perusing a review of Death in Venice (dreadful tale, yet another fag-must-die-rather-than-love piece of normative propaganda) written by my good friend Stephen, he expressed a desire to read The...

    Symposium, Plato , 1935 ???????: ?????? ??? ?? ???? ???? ???: ???????? ????? ?????? ?????: ??? ??????? ??? 1984 ?????? ?? ???? ? ??? ????? ?? ?????? ??? ? ??? ? ?? ???? ???...

    OPRAH: Good evening and welcome to What's the Most Spiritual Book of All Time? For people who missed last week's exciting semi-final round, The Sermon on the Mount beat The Bhagavad Gita 4-1 while Jonathan Livingston Seagull unexpectedly lost 3-2 to outsider The Symposium. Let's all we...

    ?It?s been less than three years that I?ve been Socrates? companion and made it my job to know exactly what he says and does each day. Before that, I simply drifted aimlessly. Of course, I used to think that what I was doing was important, but in fact I was the most worthle...

  • Manny
    Jul 27, 2014

    Rating: 2* of five, all for Aristophanes's way trippy remix of the Book of Genesis While perusing a review of Death in Venice (dreadful tale, yet another fag-must-die-rather-than-love piece of normative propaganda) written by my good friend Stephen, he expressed a desire to read The...

    Symposium, Plato , 1935 ???????: ?????? ??? ?? ???? ???? ???: ???????? ????? ?????? ?????: ??? ??????? ??? 1984 ?????? ?? ???? ? ??? ????? ?? ?????? ??? ? ??? ? ?? ???? ???...

    OPRAH: Good evening and welcome to What's the Most Spiritual Book of All Time? For people who missed last week's exciting semi-final round, The Sermon on the Mount beat The Bhagavad Gita 4-1 while Jonathan Livingston Seagull unexpectedly lost 3-2 to outsider The Symposium. Let's all we...

  • Brian
    Aug 15, 2017

    Rating: 2* of five, all for Aristophanes's way trippy remix of the Book of Genesis While perusing a review of Death in Venice (dreadful tale, yet another fag-must-die-rather-than-love piece of normative propaganda) written by my good friend Stephen, he expressed a desire to read The...

    Symposium, Plato , 1935 ???????: ?????? ??? ?? ???? ???? ???: ???????? ????? ?????? ?????: ??? ??????? ??? 1984 ?????? ?? ???? ? ??? ????? ?? ?????? ??? ? ??? ? ?? ???? ???...

    OPRAH: Good evening and welcome to What's the Most Spiritual Book of All Time? For people who missed last week's exciting semi-final round, The Sermon on the Mount beat The Bhagavad Gita 4-1 while Jonathan Livingston Seagull unexpectedly lost 3-2 to outsider The Symposium. Let's all we...

    ?It?s been less than three years that I?ve been Socrates? companion and made it my job to know exactly what he says and does each day. Before that, I simply drifted aimlessly. Of course, I used to think that what I was doing was important, but in fact I was the most worthle...

    Plato?s Symposium is one of the best loved classics from the ancient world, a work of consummate beauty as both philosophy and as literature, most appropriate since the topic of this dialogue is the nature of love and includes much philosophizing on beauty. In the spirit of fresh...

    ???????? ?? ????? ? ????? ???? "?????" ? ??? ????? ???? ?? ????? "???" ?? ???. ????? ?? ??????? ?????? ?? ????? ?? ??????. ?????? ??????? ?? ????? ? ?????? ?? ??...

    I Never Met a Physician Who Wasn?t Descended from a Greek This might just be the work that put the "meta-" (at least the "metafiction") in "metaphysics". Plato?s name is attached to it, but its principal focus is Socrates. And guess what? Socrates doesn?t so much elaborate ...

    In this book Socrates argues that it is not always a good idea to have sex with boys and Aristophanes explains we were once co-joined creatures of three sexes - either male/female, male/male or female/female and were shaped like balls. How could anyone not find this a book worth readin...

    ??? ?? ????? ???? ??????? ???? ????? ?? ?? ?? ??? ???? ?? ?? ??? ????????? ??????? ?? ???? ? ????? ???? ???? ?? ??????? ?? ?? ?????. ?????? ???? ???? ? ??????...

    The Symposium holds the key to ancient psychology. One has but to compare post-Freudian psychology's understanding of the drives with Plato's discourse on human longing here in order to measure the distance between the ancient and modern orientations to reality. It is strange for us to...

    ???? ???? ???? ???.. ???? ??? ????? ??? ?? ????? ????? ?? ???? ? ???? ? ???? ???????? ?? ??? ???? ??? ????.. ?? ??? ???? ????? ??? ??? ???? ???? ? ???? ????????? ...

    Lectura #6 de la materia de Teora del Conocimiento, "El Banquete". Citas y pequeos comentarios de uso personal: Sabios reunidos: Fedro, Agaton, Eriximaco, Pausanias, Aristodemo, Aristfanes *Tributo al amor. "El Amor es un gran dios, muy digno de ser honrado por los di...

    ??? ??? ??? ?? ???? ????? ?? ?? ??? ??? ?????? ???? ??? ???? ?? ???? ??????? ??? ?? ??? ! ????????? ???? ?? ?? ??? ??? ???? ?? ?? ????? ????? ?????? ? ?? ????? ??...

    The life of the party 26 August 2015 You've really got to love the way Plato writes philosophy. Whereas everybody else simply writes what is in effect a work of non-fiction explaining some ideas, Plato seems to have the habit of inserting them into a story. Okay, he may not be the...

    ?????. ...

    HEADLINE: This is priceless! When I was a young man, I and my friends certainly had some strange conversations, possibly aided by some substances of questionable legality in certain countries, but we never quite managed to attain the heights of strangeness reached at this banquet/dr...

    Two points about this book that I didn't enjoy. Firstly the descriptions of intimate relations with persons of a very very young age which although not exclusive to the Greek people in those times were nevertheless disturbing to read about. Secondly, in the last pages he seems to be to...

    Gozba, simpozion, ili simpozijum je bila jedna od najzanimljivijih ustanova starogr?kog dru?tva. Predstavljala je spoj ve?ernje zabave, pijanke i politi?ko-filozofskog foruma mu?karaca jer ?enama nije bio dozvoljen pristup. Naj?e??e je organizovana u ?ast pobede na nekom od a...

    ?? ???? ?????? ????? ????! ??????? ???????! :/ ...

    And Agathon said, It is probable, Socrates, that I knew nothing of what I had said. And yet spoke you beautifully, Agathon, he said. Back in the late 1990s a cowpunk band named The Meat Purveyors had a song, Why Does There Have To Be A Morning After? It detailed stumbling around i...

    ???? ??? ???? ?? ????? ??? ???? ??????. ????? ???? ?????? ?????? ??? ??? ?? ???? ??? ??????? ???? ??????? ?? ??????. ? ??? ?????????? ?? ?? ?????. ??? ??? ??? ?...

    The nature of eros is discussed in this famous dialogue by Plato. Symposium literally means "drinking party" in ancient Greek and this was one well-attended party with the likes of Alcibiades, Aristophanes, Agathon, Pausanias, Eryximachus and Socrates. A variety of views are put forwar...

    ???? ?????? ?????? ??? ?? ?????? ????? ??? ?? ??? ?? ????? ????? ????? ????? ?????.?? ??? ?????? ??? ?? ??? ? ???? ? ????? ???? ?????? ? ??? ???????? ?? ?? ????...

    ?????? ?????? ?? ????????? ??? ?? ??????? ???????????????? ???. ????? ??? ?????? ???? ?? ??? ??? ? ??? ??? ??????? ??? ??????? ?? ?????? ??? ??????. ??? ???? ...

    In one of those strange literary coincidences this short treatise on Love by Plato has been referenced this past week in my reading of Barth?s The Friday Book and Hilton Als?s White Girls. And for completely different reasons. I haven?t plunged head-first into White Girls just ye...

  • Jonfaith
    Dec 19, 2013

    Rating: 2* of five, all for Aristophanes's way trippy remix of the Book of Genesis While perusing a review of Death in Venice (dreadful tale, yet another fag-must-die-rather-than-love piece of normative propaganda) written by my good friend Stephen, he expressed a desire to read The...

    Symposium, Plato , 1935 ???????: ?????? ??? ?? ???? ???? ???: ???????? ????? ?????? ?????: ??? ??????? ??? 1984 ?????? ?? ???? ? ??? ????? ?? ?????? ??? ? ??? ? ?? ???? ???...

    OPRAH: Good evening and welcome to What's the Most Spiritual Book of All Time? For people who missed last week's exciting semi-final round, The Sermon on the Mount beat The Bhagavad Gita 4-1 while Jonathan Livingston Seagull unexpectedly lost 3-2 to outsider The Symposium. Let's all we...

    ?It?s been less than three years that I?ve been Socrates? companion and made it my job to know exactly what he says and does each day. Before that, I simply drifted aimlessly. Of course, I used to think that what I was doing was important, but in fact I was the most worthle...

    Plato?s Symposium is one of the best loved classics from the ancient world, a work of consummate beauty as both philosophy and as literature, most appropriate since the topic of this dialogue is the nature of love and includes much philosophizing on beauty. In the spirit of fresh...

    ???????? ?? ????? ? ????? ???? "?????" ? ??? ????? ???? ?? ????? "???" ?? ???. ????? ?? ??????? ?????? ?? ????? ?? ??????. ?????? ??????? ?? ????? ? ?????? ?? ??...

    I Never Met a Physician Who Wasn?t Descended from a Greek This might just be the work that put the "meta-" (at least the "metafiction") in "metaphysics". Plato?s name is attached to it, but its principal focus is Socrates. And guess what? Socrates doesn?t so much elaborate ...

    In this book Socrates argues that it is not always a good idea to have sex with boys and Aristophanes explains we were once co-joined creatures of three sexes - either male/female, male/male or female/female and were shaped like balls. How could anyone not find this a book worth readin...

    ??? ?? ????? ???? ??????? ???? ????? ?? ?? ?? ??? ???? ?? ?? ??? ????????? ??????? ?? ???? ? ????? ???? ???? ?? ??????? ?? ?? ?????. ?????? ???? ???? ? ??????...

    The Symposium holds the key to ancient psychology. One has but to compare post-Freudian psychology's understanding of the drives with Plato's discourse on human longing here in order to measure the distance between the ancient and modern orientations to reality. It is strange for us to...

    ???? ???? ???? ???.. ???? ??? ????? ??? ?? ????? ????? ?? ???? ? ???? ? ???? ???????? ?? ??? ???? ??? ????.. ?? ??? ???? ????? ??? ??? ???? ???? ? ???? ????????? ...

    Lectura #6 de la materia de Teora del Conocimiento, "El Banquete". Citas y pequeos comentarios de uso personal: Sabios reunidos: Fedro, Agaton, Eriximaco, Pausanias, Aristodemo, Aristfanes *Tributo al amor. "El Amor es un gran dios, muy digno de ser honrado por los di...

    ??? ??? ??? ?? ???? ????? ?? ?? ??? ??? ?????? ???? ??? ???? ?? ???? ??????? ??? ?? ??? ! ????????? ???? ?? ?? ??? ??? ???? ?? ?? ????? ????? ?????? ? ?? ????? ??...

    The life of the party 26 August 2015 You've really got to love the way Plato writes philosophy. Whereas everybody else simply writes what is in effect a work of non-fiction explaining some ideas, Plato seems to have the habit of inserting them into a story. Okay, he may not be the...

    ?????. ...

    HEADLINE: This is priceless! When I was a young man, I and my friends certainly had some strange conversations, possibly aided by some substances of questionable legality in certain countries, but we never quite managed to attain the heights of strangeness reached at this banquet/dr...

    Two points about this book that I didn't enjoy. Firstly the descriptions of intimate relations with persons of a very very young age which although not exclusive to the Greek people in those times were nevertheless disturbing to read about. Secondly, in the last pages he seems to be to...

    Gozba, simpozion, ili simpozijum je bila jedna od najzanimljivijih ustanova starogr?kog dru?tva. Predstavljala je spoj ve?ernje zabave, pijanke i politi?ko-filozofskog foruma mu?karaca jer ?enama nije bio dozvoljen pristup. Naj?e??e je organizovana u ?ast pobede na nekom od a...

    ?? ???? ?????? ????? ????! ??????? ???????! :/ ...

    And Agathon said, It is probable, Socrates, that I knew nothing of what I had said. And yet spoke you beautifully, Agathon, he said. Back in the late 1990s a cowpunk band named The Meat Purveyors had a song, Why Does There Have To Be A Morning After? It detailed stumbling around i...

  • Richard Derus
    May 21, 2012

    Rating: 2* of five, all for Aristophanes's way trippy remix of the Book of Genesis While perusing a review of Death in Venice (dreadful tale, yet another fag-must-die-rather-than-love piece of normative propaganda) written by my good friend Stephen, he expressed a desire to read The...

  • رحمان
    Jan 06, 2017

    Rating: 2* of five, all for Aristophanes's way trippy remix of the Book of Genesis While perusing a review of Death in Venice (dreadful tale, yet another fag-must-die-rather-than-love piece of normative propaganda) written by my good friend Stephen, he expressed a desire to read The...

    Symposium, Plato , 1935 ???????: ?????? ??? ?? ???? ???? ???: ???????? ????? ?????? ?????: ??? ??????? ??? 1984 ?????? ?? ???? ? ??? ????? ?? ?????? ??? ? ??? ? ?? ???? ???...

    OPRAH: Good evening and welcome to What's the Most Spiritual Book of All Time? For people who missed last week's exciting semi-final round, The Sermon on the Mount beat The Bhagavad Gita 4-1 while Jonathan Livingston Seagull unexpectedly lost 3-2 to outsider The Symposium. Let's all we...

    ?It?s been less than three years that I?ve been Socrates? companion and made it my job to know exactly what he says and does each day. Before that, I simply drifted aimlessly. Of course, I used to think that what I was doing was important, but in fact I was the most worthle...

    Plato?s Symposium is one of the best loved classics from the ancient world, a work of consummate beauty as both philosophy and as literature, most appropriate since the topic of this dialogue is the nature of love and includes much philosophizing on beauty. In the spirit of fresh...

    ???????? ?? ????? ? ????? ???? "?????" ? ??? ????? ???? ?? ????? "???" ?? ???. ????? ?? ??????? ?????? ?? ????? ?? ??????. ?????? ??????? ?? ????? ? ?????? ?? ??...

    I Never Met a Physician Who Wasn?t Descended from a Greek This might just be the work that put the "meta-" (at least the "metafiction") in "metaphysics". Plato?s name is attached to it, but its principal focus is Socrates. And guess what? Socrates doesn?t so much elaborate ...

    In this book Socrates argues that it is not always a good idea to have sex with boys and Aristophanes explains we were once co-joined creatures of three sexes - either male/female, male/male or female/female and were shaped like balls. How could anyone not find this a book worth readin...

    ??? ?? ????? ???? ??????? ???? ????? ?? ?? ?? ??? ???? ?? ?? ??? ????????? ??????? ?? ???? ? ????? ???? ???? ?? ??????? ?? ?? ?????. ?????? ???? ???? ? ??????...

    The Symposium holds the key to ancient psychology. One has but to compare post-Freudian psychology's understanding of the drives with Plato's discourse on human longing here in order to measure the distance between the ancient and modern orientations to reality. It is strange for us to...

    ???? ???? ???? ???.. ???? ??? ????? ??? ?? ????? ????? ?? ???? ? ???? ? ???? ???????? ?? ??? ???? ??? ????.. ?? ??? ???? ????? ??? ??? ???? ???? ? ???? ????????? ...

    Lectura #6 de la materia de Teora del Conocimiento, "El Banquete". Citas y pequeos comentarios de uso personal: Sabios reunidos: Fedro, Agaton, Eriximaco, Pausanias, Aristodemo, Aristfanes *Tributo al amor. "El Amor es un gran dios, muy digno de ser honrado por los di...

    ??? ??? ??? ?? ???? ????? ?? ?? ??? ??? ?????? ???? ??? ???? ?? ???? ??????? ??? ?? ??? ! ????????? ???? ?? ?? ??? ??? ???? ?? ?? ????? ????? ?????? ? ?? ????? ??...

    The life of the party 26 August 2015 You've really got to love the way Plato writes philosophy. Whereas everybody else simply writes what is in effect a work of non-fiction explaining some ideas, Plato seems to have the habit of inserting them into a story. Okay, he may not be the...

    ?????. ...

    HEADLINE: This is priceless! When I was a young man, I and my friends certainly had some strange conversations, possibly aided by some substances of questionable legality in certain countries, but we never quite managed to attain the heights of strangeness reached at this banquet/dr...

    Two points about this book that I didn't enjoy. Firstly the descriptions of intimate relations with persons of a very very young age which although not exclusive to the Greek people in those times were nevertheless disturbing to read about. Secondly, in the last pages he seems to be to...

    Gozba, simpozion, ili simpozijum je bila jedna od najzanimljivijih ustanova starogr?kog dru?tva. Predstavljala je spoj ve?ernje zabave, pijanke i politi?ko-filozofskog foruma mu?karaca jer ?enama nije bio dozvoljen pristup. Naj?e??e je organizovana u ?ast pobede na nekom od a...

    ?? ???? ?????? ????? ????! ??????? ???????! :/ ...

    And Agathon said, It is probable, Socrates, that I knew nothing of what I had said. And yet spoke you beautifully, Agathon, he said. Back in the late 1990s a cowpunk band named The Meat Purveyors had a song, Why Does There Have To Be A Morning After? It detailed stumbling around i...

    ???? ??? ???? ?? ????? ??? ???? ??????. ????? ???? ?????? ?????? ??? ??? ?? ???? ??? ??????? ???? ??????? ?? ??????. ? ??? ?????????? ?? ?? ?????. ??? ??? ??? ?...

    The nature of eros is discussed in this famous dialogue by Plato. Symposium literally means "drinking party" in ancient Greek and this was one well-attended party with the likes of Alcibiades, Aristophanes, Agathon, Pausanias, Eryximachus and Socrates. A variety of views are put forwar...

    ???? ?????? ?????? ??? ?? ?????? ????? ??? ?? ??? ?? ????? ????? ????? ????? ?????.?? ??? ?????? ??? ?? ??? ? ???? ? ????? ???? ?????? ? ??? ???????? ?? ?? ????...

    ?????? ?????? ?? ????????? ??? ?? ??????? ???????????????? ???. ????? ??? ?????? ???? ?? ??? ??? ? ??? ??? ??????? ??? ??????? ?? ?????? ??? ??????. ??? ???? ...

    In one of those strange literary coincidences this short treatise on Love by Plato has been referenced this past week in my reading of Barth?s The Friday Book and Hilton Als?s White Girls. And for completely different reasons. I haven?t plunged head-first into White Girls just ye...

    ????????/????? ?? ????? ???? ?????? ? ?????? ???????? ?? ????? ? ?? ?? ???? ???? ???? ??????? ????. ??? ??????? ????? ???? ?? ????? ???? ?? ??????. ??? ???????...

    I'm not a philosophy or ancient history student, I picked up Plato's "Symposium" to challenge myself and see if I could understand it. The "Symposium" is a gathering of Greek thinkers who sit around and give speeches about love. Phaedrus talks about the greatness of love and how th...

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    ????? ????????? ?? ????, ?????? ?????????? ? ?? ??? ?????????? ? ?????? ?????? ?? ??????????? ??? ???? ???? ??? ??? ???? ??? ???????? ???? ?? ??????????? ??...

    Once upon a time, millions of years ago, before humans were created God populated Earth with Unimen. The Unimen had only one eye, ear, and nostril, one hand, one leg, and no genitals. They reproduced asexually by growing a budding on their asymmetrical head, and when the budding develo...

  • Ian "Marvin" Graye
    Aug 12, 2013

    Rating: 2* of five, all for Aristophanes's way trippy remix of the Book of Genesis While perusing a review of Death in Venice (dreadful tale, yet another fag-must-die-rather-than-love piece of normative propaganda) written by my good friend Stephen, he expressed a desire to read The...

    Symposium, Plato , 1935 ???????: ?????? ??? ?? ???? ???? ???: ???????? ????? ?????? ?????: ??? ??????? ??? 1984 ?????? ?? ???? ? ??? ????? ?? ?????? ??? ? ??? ? ?? ???? ???...

    OPRAH: Good evening and welcome to What's the Most Spiritual Book of All Time? For people who missed last week's exciting semi-final round, The Sermon on the Mount beat The Bhagavad Gita 4-1 while Jonathan Livingston Seagull unexpectedly lost 3-2 to outsider The Symposium. Let's all we...

    ?It?s been less than three years that I?ve been Socrates? companion and made it my job to know exactly what he says and does each day. Before that, I simply drifted aimlessly. Of course, I used to think that what I was doing was important, but in fact I was the most worthle...

    Plato?s Symposium is one of the best loved classics from the ancient world, a work of consummate beauty as both philosophy and as literature, most appropriate since the topic of this dialogue is the nature of love and includes much philosophizing on beauty. In the spirit of fresh...

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    I Never Met a Physician Who Wasn?t Descended from a Greek This might just be the work that put the "meta-" (at least the "metafiction") in "metaphysics". Plato?s name is attached to it, but its principal focus is Socrates. And guess what? Socrates doesn?t so much elaborate ...

  • Sam Quixote
    Sep 20, 2011

    Rating: 2* of five, all for Aristophanes's way trippy remix of the Book of Genesis While perusing a review of Death in Venice (dreadful tale, yet another fag-must-die-rather-than-love piece of normative propaganda) written by my good friend Stephen, he expressed a desire to read The...

    Symposium, Plato , 1935 ???????: ?????? ??? ?? ???? ???? ???: ???????? ????? ?????? ?????: ??? ??????? ??? 1984 ?????? ?? ???? ? ??? ????? ?? ?????? ??? ? ??? ? ?? ???? ???...

    OPRAH: Good evening and welcome to What's the Most Spiritual Book of All Time? For people who missed last week's exciting semi-final round, The Sermon on the Mount beat The Bhagavad Gita 4-1 while Jonathan Livingston Seagull unexpectedly lost 3-2 to outsider The Symposium. Let's all we...

    ?It?s been less than three years that I?ve been Socrates? companion and made it my job to know exactly what he says and does each day. Before that, I simply drifted aimlessly. Of course, I used to think that what I was doing was important, but in fact I was the most worthle...

    Plato?s Symposium is one of the best loved classics from the ancient world, a work of consummate beauty as both philosophy and as literature, most appropriate since the topic of this dialogue is the nature of love and includes much philosophizing on beauty. In the spirit of fresh...

    ???????? ?? ????? ? ????? ???? "?????" ? ??? ????? ???? ?? ????? "???" ?? ???. ????? ?? ??????? ?????? ?? ????? ?? ??????. ?????? ??????? ?? ????? ? ?????? ?? ??...

    I Never Met a Physician Who Wasn?t Descended from a Greek This might just be the work that put the "meta-" (at least the "metafiction") in "metaphysics". Plato?s name is attached to it, but its principal focus is Socrates. And guess what? Socrates doesn?t so much elaborate ...

    In this book Socrates argues that it is not always a good idea to have sex with boys and Aristophanes explains we were once co-joined creatures of three sexes - either male/female, male/male or female/female and were shaped like balls. How could anyone not find this a book worth readin...

    ??? ?? ????? ???? ??????? ???? ????? ?? ?? ?? ??? ???? ?? ?? ??? ????????? ??????? ?? ???? ? ????? ???? ???? ?? ??????? ?? ?? ?????. ?????? ???? ???? ? ??????...

    The Symposium holds the key to ancient psychology. One has but to compare post-Freudian psychology's understanding of the drives with Plato's discourse on human longing here in order to measure the distance between the ancient and modern orientations to reality. It is strange for us to...

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    Lectura #6 de la materia de Teora del Conocimiento, "El Banquete". Citas y pequeos comentarios de uso personal: Sabios reunidos: Fedro, Agaton, Eriximaco, Pausanias, Aristodemo, Aristfanes *Tributo al amor. "El Amor es un gran dios, muy digno de ser honrado por los di...

    ??? ??? ??? ?? ???? ????? ?? ?? ??? ??? ?????? ???? ??? ???? ?? ???? ??????? ??? ?? ??? ! ????????? ???? ?? ?? ??? ??? ???? ?? ?? ????? ????? ?????? ? ?? ????? ??...

    The life of the party 26 August 2015 You've really got to love the way Plato writes philosophy. Whereas everybody else simply writes what is in effect a work of non-fiction explaining some ideas, Plato seems to have the habit of inserting them into a story. Okay, he may not be the...

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    HEADLINE: This is priceless! When I was a young man, I and my friends certainly had some strange conversations, possibly aided by some substances of questionable legality in certain countries, but we never quite managed to attain the heights of strangeness reached at this banquet/dr...

    Two points about this book that I didn't enjoy. Firstly the descriptions of intimate relations with persons of a very very young age which although not exclusive to the Greek people in those times were nevertheless disturbing to read about. Secondly, in the last pages he seems to be to...

    Gozba, simpozion, ili simpozijum je bila jedna od najzanimljivijih ustanova starogr?kog dru?tva. Predstavljala je spoj ve?ernje zabave, pijanke i politi?ko-filozofskog foruma mu?karaca jer ?enama nije bio dozvoljen pristup. Naj?e??e je organizovana u ?ast pobede na nekom od a...

    ?? ???? ?????? ????? ????! ??????? ???????! :/ ...

    And Agathon said, It is probable, Socrates, that I knew nothing of what I had said. And yet spoke you beautifully, Agathon, he said. Back in the late 1990s a cowpunk band named The Meat Purveyors had a song, Why Does There Have To Be A Morning After? It detailed stumbling around i...

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    The nature of eros is discussed in this famous dialogue by Plato. Symposium literally means "drinking party" in ancient Greek and this was one well-attended party with the likes of Alcibiades, Aristophanes, Agathon, Pausanias, Eryximachus and Socrates. A variety of views are put forwar...

    ???? ?????? ?????? ??? ?? ?????? ????? ??? ?? ??? ?? ????? ????? ????? ????? ?????.?? ??? ?????? ??? ?? ??? ? ???? ? ????? ???? ?????? ? ??? ???????? ?? ?? ????...

    ?????? ?????? ?? ????????? ??? ?? ??????? ???????????????? ???. ????? ??? ?????? ???? ?? ??? ??? ? ??? ??? ??????? ??? ??????? ?? ?????? ??? ??????. ??? ???? ...

    In one of those strange literary coincidences this short treatise on Love by Plato has been referenced this past week in my reading of Barth?s The Friday Book and Hilton Als?s White Girls. And for completely different reasons. I haven?t plunged head-first into White Girls just ye...

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    I'm not a philosophy or ancient history student, I picked up Plato's "Symposium" to challenge myself and see if I could understand it. The "Symposium" is a gathering of Greek thinkers who sit around and give speeches about love. Phaedrus talks about the greatness of love and how th...

  • David Sarkies
    Aug 23, 2015

    Rating: 2* of five, all for Aristophanes's way trippy remix of the Book of Genesis While perusing a review of Death in Venice (dreadful tale, yet another fag-must-die-rather-than-love piece of normative propaganda) written by my good friend Stephen, he expressed a desire to read The...

    Symposium, Plato , 1935 ???????: ?????? ??? ?? ???? ???? ???: ???????? ????? ?????? ?????: ??? ??????? ??? 1984 ?????? ?? ???? ? ??? ????? ?? ?????? ??? ? ??? ? ?? ???? ???...

    OPRAH: Good evening and welcome to What's the Most Spiritual Book of All Time? For people who missed last week's exciting semi-final round, The Sermon on the Mount beat The Bhagavad Gita 4-1 while Jonathan Livingston Seagull unexpectedly lost 3-2 to outsider The Symposium. Let's all we...

    ?It?s been less than three years that I?ve been Socrates? companion and made it my job to know exactly what he says and does each day. Before that, I simply drifted aimlessly. Of course, I used to think that what I was doing was important, but in fact I was the most worthle...

    Plato?s Symposium is one of the best loved classics from the ancient world, a work of consummate beauty as both philosophy and as literature, most appropriate since the topic of this dialogue is the nature of love and includes much philosophizing on beauty. In the spirit of fresh...

    ???????? ?? ????? ? ????? ???? "?????" ? ??? ????? ???? ?? ????? "???" ?? ???. ????? ?? ??????? ?????? ?? ????? ?? ??????. ?????? ??????? ?? ????? ? ?????? ?? ??...

    I Never Met a Physician Who Wasn?t Descended from a Greek This might just be the work that put the "meta-" (at least the "metafiction") in "metaphysics". Plato?s name is attached to it, but its principal focus is Socrates. And guess what? Socrates doesn?t so much elaborate ...

    In this book Socrates argues that it is not always a good idea to have sex with boys and Aristophanes explains we were once co-joined creatures of three sexes - either male/female, male/male or female/female and were shaped like balls. How could anyone not find this a book worth readin...

    ??? ?? ????? ???? ??????? ???? ????? ?? ?? ?? ??? ???? ?? ?? ??? ????????? ??????? ?? ???? ? ????? ???? ???? ?? ??????? ?? ?? ?????. ?????? ???? ???? ? ??????...

    The Symposium holds the key to ancient psychology. One has but to compare post-Freudian psychology's understanding of the drives with Plato's discourse on human longing here in order to measure the distance between the ancient and modern orientations to reality. It is strange for us to...

    ???? ???? ???? ???.. ???? ??? ????? ??? ?? ????? ????? ?? ???? ? ???? ? ???? ???????? ?? ??? ???? ??? ????.. ?? ??? ???? ????? ??? ??? ???? ???? ? ???? ????????? ...

    Lectura #6 de la materia de Teora del Conocimiento, "El Banquete". Citas y pequeos comentarios de uso personal: Sabios reunidos: Fedro, Agaton, Eriximaco, Pausanias, Aristodemo, Aristfanes *Tributo al amor. "El Amor es un gran dios, muy digno de ser honrado por los di...

    ??? ??? ??? ?? ???? ????? ?? ?? ??? ??? ?????? ???? ??? ???? ?? ???? ??????? ??? ?? ??? ! ????????? ???? ?? ?? ??? ??? ???? ?? ?? ????? ????? ?????? ? ?? ????? ??...

    The life of the party 26 August 2015 You've really got to love the way Plato writes philosophy. Whereas everybody else simply writes what is in effect a work of non-fiction explaining some ideas, Plato seems to have the habit of inserting them into a story. Okay, he may not be the...

  • Elena
    Nov 22, 2012

    Rating: 2* of five, all for Aristophanes's way trippy remix of the Book of Genesis While perusing a review of Death in Venice (dreadful tale, yet another fag-must-die-rather-than-love piece of normative propaganda) written by my good friend Stephen, he expressed a desire to read The...

    Symposium, Plato , 1935 ???????: ?????? ??? ?? ???? ???? ???: ???????? ????? ?????? ?????: ??? ??????? ??? 1984 ?????? ?? ???? ? ??? ????? ?? ?????? ??? ? ??? ? ?? ???? ???...

    OPRAH: Good evening and welcome to What's the Most Spiritual Book of All Time? For people who missed last week's exciting semi-final round, The Sermon on the Mount beat The Bhagavad Gita 4-1 while Jonathan Livingston Seagull unexpectedly lost 3-2 to outsider The Symposium. Let's all we...

    ?It?s been less than three years that I?ve been Socrates? companion and made it my job to know exactly what he says and does each day. Before that, I simply drifted aimlessly. Of course, I used to think that what I was doing was important, but in fact I was the most worthle...

    Plato?s Symposium is one of the best loved classics from the ancient world, a work of consummate beauty as both philosophy and as literature, most appropriate since the topic of this dialogue is the nature of love and includes much philosophizing on beauty. In the spirit of fresh...

    ???????? ?? ????? ? ????? ???? "?????" ? ??? ????? ???? ?? ????? "???" ?? ???. ????? ?? ??????? ?????? ?? ????? ?? ??????. ?????? ??????? ?? ????? ? ?????? ?? ??...

    I Never Met a Physician Who Wasn?t Descended from a Greek This might just be the work that put the "meta-" (at least the "metafiction") in "metaphysics". Plato?s name is attached to it, but its principal focus is Socrates. And guess what? Socrates doesn?t so much elaborate ...

    In this book Socrates argues that it is not always a good idea to have sex with boys and Aristophanes explains we were once co-joined creatures of three sexes - either male/female, male/male or female/female and were shaped like balls. How could anyone not find this a book worth readin...

    ??? ?? ????? ???? ??????? ???? ????? ?? ?? ?? ??? ???? ?? ?? ??? ????????? ??????? ?? ???? ? ????? ???? ???? ?? ??????? ?? ?? ?????. ?????? ???? ???? ? ??????...

    The Symposium holds the key to ancient psychology. One has but to compare post-Freudian psychology's understanding of the drives with Plato's discourse on human longing here in order to measure the distance between the ancient and modern orientations to reality. It is strange for us to...

  • Sheyda Heydari Shovir
    Dec 03, 2015

    Rating: 2* of five, all for Aristophanes's way trippy remix of the Book of Genesis While perusing a review of Death in Venice (dreadful tale, yet another fag-must-die-rather-than-love piece of normative propaganda) written by my good friend Stephen, he expressed a desire to read The...

    Symposium, Plato , 1935 ???????: ?????? ??? ?? ???? ???? ???: ???????? ????? ?????? ?????: ??? ??????? ??? 1984 ?????? ?? ???? ? ??? ????? ?? ?????? ??? ? ??? ? ?? ???? ???...

    OPRAH: Good evening and welcome to What's the Most Spiritual Book of All Time? For people who missed last week's exciting semi-final round, The Sermon on the Mount beat The Bhagavad Gita 4-1 while Jonathan Livingston Seagull unexpectedly lost 3-2 to outsider The Symposium. Let's all we...

    ?It?s been less than three years that I?ve been Socrates? companion and made it my job to know exactly what he says and does each day. Before that, I simply drifted aimlessly. Of course, I used to think that what I was doing was important, but in fact I was the most worthle...

    Plato?s Symposium is one of the best loved classics from the ancient world, a work of consummate beauty as both philosophy and as literature, most appropriate since the topic of this dialogue is the nature of love and includes much philosophizing on beauty. In the spirit of fresh...

    ???????? ?? ????? ? ????? ???? "?????" ? ??? ????? ???? ?? ????? "???" ?? ???. ????? ?? ??????? ?????? ?? ????? ?? ??????. ?????? ??????? ?? ????? ? ?????? ?? ??...

    I Never Met a Physician Who Wasn?t Descended from a Greek This might just be the work that put the "meta-" (at least the "metafiction") in "metaphysics". Plato?s name is attached to it, but its principal focus is Socrates. And guess what? Socrates doesn?t so much elaborate ...

    In this book Socrates argues that it is not always a good idea to have sex with boys and Aristophanes explains we were once co-joined creatures of three sexes - either male/female, male/male or female/female and were shaped like balls. How could anyone not find this a book worth readin...

    ??? ?? ????? ???? ??????? ???? ????? ?? ?? ?? ??? ???? ?? ?? ??? ????????? ??????? ?? ???? ? ????? ???? ???? ?? ??????? ?? ?? ?????. ?????? ???? ???? ? ??????...

    The Symposium holds the key to ancient psychology. One has but to compare post-Freudian psychology's understanding of the drives with Plato's discourse on human longing here in order to measure the distance between the ancient and modern orientations to reality. It is strange for us to...

    ???? ???? ???? ???.. ???? ??? ????? ??? ?? ????? ????? ?? ???? ? ???? ? ???? ???????? ?? ??? ???? ??? ????.. ?? ??? ???? ????? ??? ??? ???? ???? ? ???? ????????? ...

    Lectura #6 de la materia de Teora del Conocimiento, "El Banquete". Citas y pequeos comentarios de uso personal: Sabios reunidos: Fedro, Agaton, Eriximaco, Pausanias, Aristodemo, Aristfanes *Tributo al amor. "El Amor es un gran dios, muy digno de ser honrado por los di...

    ??? ??? ??? ?? ???? ????? ?? ?? ??? ??? ?????? ???? ??? ???? ?? ???? ??????? ??? ?? ??? ! ????????? ???? ?? ?? ??? ??? ???? ?? ?? ????? ????? ?????? ? ?? ????? ??...

    The life of the party 26 August 2015 You've really got to love the way Plato writes philosophy. Whereas everybody else simply writes what is in effect a work of non-fiction explaining some ideas, Plato seems to have the habit of inserting them into a story. Okay, he may not be the...

    ?????. ...

    HEADLINE: This is priceless! When I was a young man, I and my friends certainly had some strange conversations, possibly aided by some substances of questionable legality in certain countries, but we never quite managed to attain the heights of strangeness reached at this banquet/dr...

    Two points about this book that I didn't enjoy. Firstly the descriptions of intimate relations with persons of a very very young age which although not exclusive to the Greek people in those times were nevertheless disturbing to read about. Secondly, in the last pages he seems to be to...

    Gozba, simpozion, ili simpozijum je bila jedna od najzanimljivijih ustanova starogr?kog dru?tva. Predstavljala je spoj ve?ernje zabave, pijanke i politi?ko-filozofskog foruma mu?karaca jer ?enama nije bio dozvoljen pristup. Naj?e??e je organizovana u ?ast pobede na nekom od a...

    ?? ???? ?????? ????? ????! ??????? ???????! :/ ...

    And Agathon said, It is probable, Socrates, that I knew nothing of what I had said. And yet spoke you beautifully, Agathon, he said. Back in the late 1990s a cowpunk band named The Meat Purveyors had a song, Why Does There Have To Be A Morning After? It detailed stumbling around i...

    ???? ??? ???? ?? ????? ??? ???? ??????. ????? ???? ?????? ?????? ??? ??? ?? ???? ??? ??????? ???? ??????? ?? ??????. ? ??? ?????????? ?? ?? ?????. ??? ??? ??? ?...

    The nature of eros is discussed in this famous dialogue by Plato. Symposium literally means "drinking party" in ancient Greek and this was one well-attended party with the likes of Alcibiades, Aristophanes, Agathon, Pausanias, Eryximachus and Socrates. A variety of views are put forwar...

    ???? ?????? ?????? ??? ?? ?????? ????? ??? ?? ??? ?? ????? ????? ????? ????? ?????.?? ??? ?????? ??? ?? ??? ? ???? ? ????? ???? ?????? ? ??? ???????? ?? ?? ????...

    ?????? ?????? ?? ????????? ??? ?? ??????? ???????????????? ???. ????? ??? ?????? ???? ?? ??? ??? ? ??? ??? ??????? ??? ??????? ?? ?????? ??? ??????. ??? ???? ...

    In one of those strange literary coincidences this short treatise on Love by Plato has been referenced this past week in my reading of Barth?s The Friday Book and Hilton Als?s White Girls. And for completely different reasons. I haven?t plunged head-first into White Girls just ye...

    ????????/????? ?? ????? ???? ?????? ? ?????? ???????? ?? ????? ? ?? ?? ???? ???? ???? ??????? ????. ??? ??????? ????? ???? ?? ????? ???? ?? ??????. ??? ???????...

  • Steve
    Sep 04, 2013

    Rating: 2* of five, all for Aristophanes's way trippy remix of the Book of Genesis While perusing a review of Death in Venice (dreadful tale, yet another fag-must-die-rather-than-love piece of normative propaganda) written by my good friend Stephen, he expressed a desire to read The...

    Symposium, Plato , 1935 ???????: ?????? ??? ?? ???? ???? ???: ???????? ????? ?????? ?????: ??? ??????? ??? 1984 ?????? ?? ???? ? ??? ????? ?? ?????? ??? ? ??? ? ?? ???? ???...

    OPRAH: Good evening and welcome to What's the Most Spiritual Book of All Time? For people who missed last week's exciting semi-final round, The Sermon on the Mount beat The Bhagavad Gita 4-1 while Jonathan Livingston Seagull unexpectedly lost 3-2 to outsider The Symposium. Let's all we...

    ?It?s been less than three years that I?ve been Socrates? companion and made it my job to know exactly what he says and does each day. Before that, I simply drifted aimlessly. Of course, I used to think that what I was doing was important, but in fact I was the most worthle...

    Plato?s Symposium is one of the best loved classics from the ancient world, a work of consummate beauty as both philosophy and as literature, most appropriate since the topic of this dialogue is the nature of love and includes much philosophizing on beauty. In the spirit of fresh...

    ???????? ?? ????? ? ????? ???? "?????" ? ??? ????? ???? ?? ????? "???" ?? ???. ????? ?? ??????? ?????? ?? ????? ?? ??????. ?????? ??????? ?? ????? ? ?????? ?? ??...

    I Never Met a Physician Who Wasn?t Descended from a Greek This might just be the work that put the "meta-" (at least the "metafiction") in "metaphysics". Plato?s name is attached to it, but its principal focus is Socrates. And guess what? Socrates doesn?t so much elaborate ...

    In this book Socrates argues that it is not always a good idea to have sex with boys and Aristophanes explains we were once co-joined creatures of three sexes - either male/female, male/male or female/female and were shaped like balls. How could anyone not find this a book worth readin...

    ??? ?? ????? ???? ??????? ???? ????? ?? ?? ?? ??? ???? ?? ?? ??? ????????? ??????? ?? ???? ? ????? ???? ???? ?? ??????? ?? ?? ?????. ?????? ???? ???? ? ??????...

    The Symposium holds the key to ancient psychology. One has but to compare post-Freudian psychology's understanding of the drives with Plato's discourse on human longing here in order to measure the distance between the ancient and modern orientations to reality. It is strange for us to...

    ???? ???? ???? ???.. ???? ??? ????? ??? ?? ????? ????? ?? ???? ? ???? ? ???? ???????? ?? ??? ???? ??? ????.. ?? ??? ???? ????? ??? ??? ???? ???? ? ???? ????????? ...

    Lectura #6 de la materia de Teora del Conocimiento, "El Banquete". Citas y pequeos comentarios de uso personal: Sabios reunidos: Fedro, Agaton, Eriximaco, Pausanias, Aristodemo, Aristfanes *Tributo al amor. "El Amor es un gran dios, muy digno de ser honrado por los di...

    ??? ??? ??? ?? ???? ????? ?? ?? ??? ??? ?????? ???? ??? ???? ?? ???? ??????? ??? ?? ??? ! ????????? ???? ?? ?? ??? ??? ???? ?? ?? ????? ????? ?????? ? ?? ????? ??...

    The life of the party 26 August 2015 You've really got to love the way Plato writes philosophy. Whereas everybody else simply writes what is in effect a work of non-fiction explaining some ideas, Plato seems to have the habit of inserting them into a story. Okay, he may not be the...

    ?????. ...

    HEADLINE: This is priceless! When I was a young man, I and my friends certainly had some strange conversations, possibly aided by some substances of questionable legality in certain countries, but we never quite managed to attain the heights of strangeness reached at this banquet/dr...

  • Glenn Russell
    Mar 25, 2018

    Rating: 2* of five, all for Aristophanes's way trippy remix of the Book of Genesis While perusing a review of Death in Venice (dreadful tale, yet another fag-must-die-rather-than-love piece of normative propaganda) written by my good friend Stephen, he expressed a desire to read The...

    Symposium, Plato , 1935 ???????: ?????? ??? ?? ???? ???? ???: ???????? ????? ?????? ?????: ??? ??????? ??? 1984 ?????? ?? ???? ? ??? ????? ?? ?????? ??? ? ??? ? ?? ???? ???...

    OPRAH: Good evening and welcome to What's the Most Spiritual Book of All Time? For people who missed last week's exciting semi-final round, The Sermon on the Mount beat The Bhagavad Gita 4-1 while Jonathan Livingston Seagull unexpectedly lost 3-2 to outsider The Symposium. Let's all we...

    ?It?s been less than three years that I?ve been Socrates? companion and made it my job to know exactly what he says and does each day. Before that, I simply drifted aimlessly. Of course, I used to think that what I was doing was important, but in fact I was the most worthle...

    Plato?s Symposium is one of the best loved classics from the ancient world, a work of consummate beauty as both philosophy and as literature, most appropriate since the topic of this dialogue is the nature of love and includes much philosophizing on beauty. In the spirit of fresh...

  • Foad
    Aug 31, 2014

    Rating: 2* of five, all for Aristophanes's way trippy remix of the Book of Genesis While perusing a review of Death in Venice (dreadful tale, yet another fag-must-die-rather-than-love piece of normative propaganda) written by my good friend Stephen, he expressed a desire to read The...

    Symposium, Plato , 1935 ???????: ?????? ??? ?? ???? ???? ???: ???????? ????? ?????? ?????: ??? ??????? ??? 1984 ?????? ?? ???? ? ??? ????? ?? ?????? ??? ? ??? ? ?? ???? ???...

    OPRAH: Good evening and welcome to What's the Most Spiritual Book of All Time? For people who missed last week's exciting semi-final round, The Sermon on the Mount beat The Bhagavad Gita 4-1 while Jonathan Livingston Seagull unexpectedly lost 3-2 to outsider The Symposium. Let's all we...

    ?It?s been less than three years that I?ve been Socrates? companion and made it my job to know exactly what he says and does each day. Before that, I simply drifted aimlessly. Of course, I used to think that what I was doing was important, but in fact I was the most worthle...

    Plato?s Symposium is one of the best loved classics from the ancient world, a work of consummate beauty as both philosophy and as literature, most appropriate since the topic of this dialogue is the nature of love and includes much philosophizing on beauty. In the spirit of fresh...

    ???????? ?? ????? ? ????? ???? "?????" ? ??? ????? ???? ?? ????? "???" ?? ???. ????? ?? ??????? ?????? ?? ????? ?? ??????. ?????? ??????? ?? ????? ? ?????? ?? ??...

  • Mohammadjavad Abbasi
    Jan 18, 2016

    Rating: 2* of five, all for Aristophanes's way trippy remix of the Book of Genesis While perusing a review of Death in Venice (dreadful tale, yet another fag-must-die-rather-than-love piece of normative propaganda) written by my good friend Stephen, he expressed a desire to read The...

    Symposium, Plato , 1935 ???????: ?????? ??? ?? ???? ???? ???: ???????? ????? ?????? ?????: ??? ??????? ??? 1984 ?????? ?? ???? ? ??? ????? ?? ?????? ??? ? ??? ? ?? ???? ???...

    OPRAH: Good evening and welcome to What's the Most Spiritual Book of All Time? For people who missed last week's exciting semi-final round, The Sermon on the Mount beat The Bhagavad Gita 4-1 while Jonathan Livingston Seagull unexpectedly lost 3-2 to outsider The Symposium. Let's all we...

    ?It?s been less than three years that I?ve been Socrates? companion and made it my job to know exactly what he says and does each day. Before that, I simply drifted aimlessly. Of course, I used to think that what I was doing was important, but in fact I was the most worthle...

    Plato?s Symposium is one of the best loved classics from the ancient world, a work of consummate beauty as both philosophy and as literature, most appropriate since the topic of this dialogue is the nature of love and includes much philosophizing on beauty. In the spirit of fresh...

    ???????? ?? ????? ? ????? ???? "?????" ? ??? ????? ???? ?? ????? "???" ?? ???. ????? ?? ??????? ?????? ?? ????? ?? ??????. ?????? ??????? ?? ????? ? ?????? ?? ??...

    I Never Met a Physician Who Wasn?t Descended from a Greek This might just be the work that put the "meta-" (at least the "metafiction") in "metaphysics". Plato?s name is attached to it, but its principal focus is Socrates. And guess what? Socrates doesn?t so much elaborate ...

    In this book Socrates argues that it is not always a good idea to have sex with boys and Aristophanes explains we were once co-joined creatures of three sexes - either male/female, male/male or female/female and were shaped like balls. How could anyone not find this a book worth readin...

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    The Symposium holds the key to ancient psychology. One has but to compare post-Freudian psychology's understanding of the drives with Plato's discourse on human longing here in order to measure the distance between the ancient and modern orientations to reality. It is strange for us to...

    ???? ???? ???? ???.. ???? ??? ????? ??? ?? ????? ????? ?? ???? ? ???? ? ???? ???????? ?? ??? ???? ??? ????.. ?? ??? ???? ????? ??? ??? ???? ???? ? ???? ????????? ...

    Lectura #6 de la materia de Teora del Conocimiento, "El Banquete". Citas y pequeos comentarios de uso personal: Sabios reunidos: Fedro, Agaton, Eriximaco, Pausanias, Aristodemo, Aristfanes *Tributo al amor. "El Amor es un gran dios, muy digno de ser honrado por los di...

    ??? ??? ??? ?? ???? ????? ?? ?? ??? ??? ?????? ???? ??? ???? ?? ???? ??????? ??? ?? ??? ! ????????? ???? ?? ?? ??? ??? ???? ?? ?? ????? ????? ?????? ? ?? ????? ??...

    The life of the party 26 August 2015 You've really got to love the way Plato writes philosophy. Whereas everybody else simply writes what is in effect a work of non-fiction explaining some ideas, Plato seems to have the habit of inserting them into a story. Okay, he may not be the...

    ?????. ...

    HEADLINE: This is priceless! When I was a young man, I and my friends certainly had some strange conversations, possibly aided by some substances of questionable legality in certain countries, but we never quite managed to attain the heights of strangeness reached at this banquet/dr...

    Two points about this book that I didn't enjoy. Firstly the descriptions of intimate relations with persons of a very very young age which although not exclusive to the Greek people in those times were nevertheless disturbing to read about. Secondly, in the last pages he seems to be to...

    Gozba, simpozion, ili simpozijum je bila jedna od najzanimljivijih ustanova starogr?kog dru?tva. Predstavljala je spoj ve?ernje zabave, pijanke i politi?ko-filozofskog foruma mu?karaca jer ?enama nije bio dozvoljen pristup. Naj?e??e je organizovana u ?ast pobede na nekom od a...

    ?? ???? ?????? ????? ????! ??????? ???????! :/ ...

    And Agathon said, It is probable, Socrates, that I knew nothing of what I had said. And yet spoke you beautifully, Agathon, he said. Back in the late 1990s a cowpunk band named The Meat Purveyors had a song, Why Does There Have To Be A Morning After? It detailed stumbling around i...

    ???? ??? ???? ?? ????? ??? ???? ??????. ????? ???? ?????? ?????? ??? ??? ?? ???? ??? ??????? ???? ??????? ?? ??????. ? ??? ?????????? ?? ?? ?????. ??? ??? ??? ?...

    The nature of eros is discussed in this famous dialogue by Plato. Symposium literally means "drinking party" in ancient Greek and this was one well-attended party with the likes of Alcibiades, Aristophanes, Agathon, Pausanias, Eryximachus and Socrates. A variety of views are put forwar...

    ???? ?????? ?????? ??? ?? ?????? ????? ??? ?? ??? ?? ????? ????? ????? ????? ?????.?? ??? ?????? ??? ?? ??? ? ???? ? ????? ???? ?????? ? ??? ???????? ?? ?? ????...

  • Jenny
    Jan 08, 2017

    Rating: 2* of five, all for Aristophanes's way trippy remix of the Book of Genesis While perusing a review of Death in Venice (dreadful tale, yet another fag-must-die-rather-than-love piece of normative propaganda) written by my good friend Stephen, he expressed a desire to read The...

    Symposium, Plato , 1935 ???????: ?????? ??? ?? ???? ???? ???: ???????? ????? ?????? ?????: ??? ??????? ??? 1984 ?????? ?? ???? ? ??? ????? ?? ?????? ??? ? ??? ? ?? ???? ???...

    OPRAH: Good evening and welcome to What's the Most Spiritual Book of All Time? For people who missed last week's exciting semi-final round, The Sermon on the Mount beat The Bhagavad Gita 4-1 while Jonathan Livingston Seagull unexpectedly lost 3-2 to outsider The Symposium. Let's all we...

    ?It?s been less than three years that I?ve been Socrates? companion and made it my job to know exactly what he says and does each day. Before that, I simply drifted aimlessly. Of course, I used to think that what I was doing was important, but in fact I was the most worthle...

    Plato?s Symposium is one of the best loved classics from the ancient world, a work of consummate beauty as both philosophy and as literature, most appropriate since the topic of this dialogue is the nature of love and includes much philosophizing on beauty. In the spirit of fresh...

    ???????? ?? ????? ? ????? ???? "?????" ? ??? ????? ???? ?? ????? "???" ?? ???. ????? ?? ??????? ?????? ?? ????? ?? ??????. ?????? ??????? ?? ????? ? ?????? ?? ??...

    I Never Met a Physician Who Wasn?t Descended from a Greek This might just be the work that put the "meta-" (at least the "metafiction") in "metaphysics". Plato?s name is attached to it, but its principal focus is Socrates. And guess what? Socrates doesn?t so much elaborate ...

    In this book Socrates argues that it is not always a good idea to have sex with boys and Aristophanes explains we were once co-joined creatures of three sexes - either male/female, male/male or female/female and were shaped like balls. How could anyone not find this a book worth readin...

    ??? ?? ????? ???? ??????? ???? ????? ?? ?? ?? ??? ???? ?? ?? ??? ????????? ??????? ?? ???? ? ????? ???? ???? ?? ??????? ?? ?? ?????. ?????? ???? ???? ? ??????...

    The Symposium holds the key to ancient psychology. One has but to compare post-Freudian psychology's understanding of the drives with Plato's discourse on human longing here in order to measure the distance between the ancient and modern orientations to reality. It is strange for us to...

    ???? ???? ???? ???.. ???? ??? ????? ??? ?? ????? ????? ?? ???? ? ???? ? ???? ???????? ?? ??? ???? ??? ????.. ?? ??? ???? ????? ??? ??? ???? ???? ? ???? ????????? ...

    Lectura #6 de la materia de Teora del Conocimiento, "El Banquete". Citas y pequeos comentarios de uso personal: Sabios reunidos: Fedro, Agaton, Eriximaco, Pausanias, Aristodemo, Aristfanes *Tributo al amor. "El Amor es un gran dios, muy digno de ser honrado por los di...

    ??? ??? ??? ?? ???? ????? ?? ?? ??? ??? ?????? ???? ??? ???? ?? ???? ??????? ??? ?? ??? ! ????????? ???? ?? ?? ??? ??? ???? ?? ?? ????? ????? ?????? ? ?? ????? ??...

    The life of the party 26 August 2015 You've really got to love the way Plato writes philosophy. Whereas everybody else simply writes what is in effect a work of non-fiction explaining some ideas, Plato seems to have the habit of inserting them into a story. Okay, he may not be the...

    ?????. ...

    HEADLINE: This is priceless! When I was a young man, I and my friends certainly had some strange conversations, possibly aided by some substances of questionable legality in certain countries, but we never quite managed to attain the heights of strangeness reached at this banquet/dr...

    Two points about this book that I didn't enjoy. Firstly the descriptions of intimate relations with persons of a very very young age which although not exclusive to the Greek people in those times were nevertheless disturbing to read about. Secondly, in the last pages he seems to be to...

    Gozba, simpozion, ili simpozijum je bila jedna od najzanimljivijih ustanova starogr?kog dru?tva. Predstavljala je spoj ve?ernje zabave, pijanke i politi?ko-filozofskog foruma mu?karaca jer ?enama nije bio dozvoljen pristup. Naj?e??e je organizovana u ?ast pobede na nekom od a...

    ?? ???? ?????? ????? ????! ??????? ???????! :/ ...

    And Agathon said, It is probable, Socrates, that I knew nothing of what I had said. And yet spoke you beautifully, Agathon, he said. Back in the late 1990s a cowpunk band named The Meat Purveyors had a song, Why Does There Have To Be A Morning After? It detailed stumbling around i...

    ???? ??? ???? ?? ????? ??? ???? ??????. ????? ???? ?????? ?????? ??? ??? ?? ???? ??? ??????? ???? ??????? ?? ??????. ? ??? ?????????? ?? ?? ?????. ??? ??? ??? ?...

    The nature of eros is discussed in this famous dialogue by Plato. Symposium literally means "drinking party" in ancient Greek and this was one well-attended party with the likes of Alcibiades, Aristophanes, Agathon, Pausanias, Eryximachus and Socrates. A variety of views are put forwar...

    ???? ?????? ?????? ??? ?? ?????? ????? ??? ?? ??? ?? ????? ????? ????? ????? ?????.?? ??? ?????? ??? ?? ??? ? ???? ? ????? ???? ?????? ? ??? ???????? ?? ?? ????...

    ?????? ?????? ?? ????????? ??? ?? ??????? ???????????????? ???. ????? ??? ?????? ???? ?? ??? ??? ? ??? ??? ??????? ??? ??????? ?? ?????? ??? ??????. ??? ???? ...

    In one of those strange literary coincidences this short treatise on Love by Plato has been referenced this past week in my reading of Barth?s The Friday Book and Hilton Als?s White Girls. And for completely different reasons. I haven?t plunged head-first into White Girls just ye...

    ????????/????? ?? ????? ???? ?????? ? ?????? ???????? ?? ????? ? ?? ?? ???? ???? ???? ??????? ????. ??? ??????? ????? ???? ?? ????? ???? ?? ??????. ??? ???????...

    I'm not a philosophy or ancient history student, I picked up Plato's "Symposium" to challenge myself and see if I could understand it. The "Symposium" is a gathering of Greek thinkers who sit around and give speeches about love. Phaedrus talks about the greatness of love and how th...

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  • Gypsy
    Oct 19, 2017

    Rating: 2* of five, all for Aristophanes's way trippy remix of the Book of Genesis While perusing a review of Death in Venice (dreadful tale, yet another fag-must-die-rather-than-love piece of normative propaganda) written by my good friend Stephen, he expressed a desire to read The...

    Symposium, Plato , 1935 ???????: ?????? ??? ?? ???? ???? ???: ???????? ????? ?????? ?????: ??? ??????? ??? 1984 ?????? ?? ???? ? ??? ????? ?? ?????? ??? ? ??? ? ?? ???? ???...

    OPRAH: Good evening and welcome to What's the Most Spiritual Book of All Time? For people who missed last week's exciting semi-final round, The Sermon on the Mount beat The Bhagavad Gita 4-1 while Jonathan Livingston Seagull unexpectedly lost 3-2 to outsider The Symposium. Let's all we...

    ?It?s been less than three years that I?ve been Socrates? companion and made it my job to know exactly what he says and does each day. Before that, I simply drifted aimlessly. Of course, I used to think that what I was doing was important, but in fact I was the most worthle...

    Plato?s Symposium is one of the best loved classics from the ancient world, a work of consummate beauty as both philosophy and as literature, most appropriate since the topic of this dialogue is the nature of love and includes much philosophizing on beauty. In the spirit of fresh...

    ???????? ?? ????? ? ????? ???? "?????" ? ??? ????? ???? ?? ????? "???" ?? ???. ????? ?? ??????? ?????? ?? ????? ?? ??????. ?????? ??????? ?? ????? ? ?????? ?? ??...

    I Never Met a Physician Who Wasn?t Descended from a Greek This might just be the work that put the "meta-" (at least the "metafiction") in "metaphysics". Plato?s name is attached to it, but its principal focus is Socrates. And guess what? Socrates doesn?t so much elaborate ...

    In this book Socrates argues that it is not always a good idea to have sex with boys and Aristophanes explains we were once co-joined creatures of three sexes - either male/female, male/male or female/female and were shaped like balls. How could anyone not find this a book worth readin...

    ??? ?? ????? ???? ??????? ???? ????? ?? ?? ?? ??? ???? ?? ?? ??? ????????? ??????? ?? ???? ? ????? ???? ???? ?? ??????? ?? ?? ?????. ?????? ???? ???? ? ??????...

    The Symposium holds the key to ancient psychology. One has but to compare post-Freudian psychology's understanding of the drives with Plato's discourse on human longing here in order to measure the distance between the ancient and modern orientations to reality. It is strange for us to...

    ???? ???? ???? ???.. ???? ??? ????? ??? ?? ????? ????? ?? ???? ? ???? ? ???? ???????? ?? ??? ???? ??? ????.. ?? ??? ???? ????? ??? ??? ???? ???? ? ???? ????????? ...

    Lectura #6 de la materia de Teora del Conocimiento, "El Banquete". Citas y pequeos comentarios de uso personal: Sabios reunidos: Fedro, Agaton, Eriximaco, Pausanias, Aristodemo, Aristfanes *Tributo al amor. "El Amor es un gran dios, muy digno de ser honrado por los di...

    ??? ??? ??? ?? ???? ????? ?? ?? ??? ??? ?????? ???? ??? ???? ?? ???? ??????? ??? ?? ??? ! ????????? ???? ?? ?? ??? ??? ???? ?? ?? ????? ????? ?????? ? ?? ????? ??...

    The life of the party 26 August 2015 You've really got to love the way Plato writes philosophy. Whereas everybody else simply writes what is in effect a work of non-fiction explaining some ideas, Plato seems to have the habit of inserting them into a story. Okay, he may not be the...

    ?????. ...

    HEADLINE: This is priceless! When I was a young man, I and my friends certainly had some strange conversations, possibly aided by some substances of questionable legality in certain countries, but we never quite managed to attain the heights of strangeness reached at this banquet/dr...

    Two points about this book that I didn't enjoy. Firstly the descriptions of intimate relations with persons of a very very young age which although not exclusive to the Greek people in those times were nevertheless disturbing to read about. Secondly, in the last pages he seems to be to...

    Gozba, simpozion, ili simpozijum je bila jedna od najzanimljivijih ustanova starogr?kog dru?tva. Predstavljala je spoj ve?ernje zabave, pijanke i politi?ko-filozofskog foruma mu?karaca jer ?enama nije bio dozvoljen pristup. Naj?e??e je organizovana u ?ast pobede na nekom od a...

    ?? ???? ?????? ????? ????! ??????? ???????! :/ ...

  • Evripidis Gousiaris
    Jul 05, 2017

    Rating: 2* of five, all for Aristophanes's way trippy remix of the Book of Genesis While perusing a review of Death in Venice (dreadful tale, yet another fag-must-die-rather-than-love piece of normative propaganda) written by my good friend Stephen, he expressed a desire to read The...

    Symposium, Plato , 1935 ???????: ?????? ??? ?? ???? ???? ???: ???????? ????? ?????? ?????: ??? ??????? ??? 1984 ?????? ?? ???? ? ??? ????? ?? ?????? ??? ? ??? ? ?? ???? ???...

    OPRAH: Good evening and welcome to What's the Most Spiritual Book of All Time? For people who missed last week's exciting semi-final round, The Sermon on the Mount beat The Bhagavad Gita 4-1 while Jonathan Livingston Seagull unexpectedly lost 3-2 to outsider The Symposium. Let's all we...

    ?It?s been less than three years that I?ve been Socrates? companion and made it my job to know exactly what he says and does each day. Before that, I simply drifted aimlessly. Of course, I used to think that what I was doing was important, but in fact I was the most worthle...

    Plato?s Symposium is one of the best loved classics from the ancient world, a work of consummate beauty as both philosophy and as literature, most appropriate since the topic of this dialogue is the nature of love and includes much philosophizing on beauty. In the spirit of fresh...

    ???????? ?? ????? ? ????? ???? "?????" ? ??? ????? ???? ?? ????? "???" ?? ???. ????? ?? ??????? ?????? ?? ????? ?? ??????. ?????? ??????? ?? ????? ? ?????? ?? ??...

    I Never Met a Physician Who Wasn?t Descended from a Greek This might just be the work that put the "meta-" (at least the "metafiction") in "metaphysics". Plato?s name is attached to it, but its principal focus is Socrates. And guess what? Socrates doesn?t so much elaborate ...

    In this book Socrates argues that it is not always a good idea to have sex with boys and Aristophanes explains we were once co-joined creatures of three sexes - either male/female, male/male or female/female and were shaped like balls. How could anyone not find this a book worth readin...

    ??? ?? ????? ???? ??????? ???? ????? ?? ?? ?? ??? ???? ?? ?? ??? ????????? ??????? ?? ???? ? ????? ???? ???? ?? ??????? ?? ?? ?????. ?????? ???? ???? ? ??????...

    The Symposium holds the key to ancient psychology. One has but to compare post-Freudian psychology's understanding of the drives with Plato's discourse on human longing here in order to measure the distance between the ancient and modern orientations to reality. It is strange for us to...

    ???? ???? ???? ???.. ???? ??? ????? ??? ?? ????? ????? ?? ???? ? ???? ? ???? ???????? ?? ??? ???? ??? ????.. ?? ??? ???? ????? ??? ??? ???? ???? ? ???? ????????? ...

    Lectura #6 de la materia de Teora del Conocimiento, "El Banquete". Citas y pequeos comentarios de uso personal: Sabios reunidos: Fedro, Agaton, Eriximaco, Pausanias, Aristodemo, Aristfanes *Tributo al amor. "El Amor es un gran dios, muy digno de ser honrado por los di...

    ??? ??? ??? ?? ???? ????? ?? ?? ??? ??? ?????? ???? ??? ???? ?? ???? ??????? ??? ?? ??? ! ????????? ???? ?? ?? ??? ??? ???? ?? ?? ????? ????? ?????? ? ?? ????? ??...

    The life of the party 26 August 2015 You've really got to love the way Plato writes philosophy. Whereas everybody else simply writes what is in effect a work of non-fiction explaining some ideas, Plato seems to have the habit of inserting them into a story. Okay, he may not be the...

    ?????. ...

  • Fatemeh sherafati
    Jul 23, 2016

    Rating: 2* of five, all for Aristophanes's way trippy remix of the Book of Genesis While perusing a review of Death in Venice (dreadful tale, yet another fag-must-die-rather-than-love piece of normative propaganda) written by my good friend Stephen, he expressed a desire to read The...

    Symposium, Plato , 1935 ???????: ?????? ??? ?? ???? ???? ???: ???????? ????? ?????? ?????: ??? ??????? ??? 1984 ?????? ?? ???? ? ??? ????? ?? ?????? ??? ? ??? ? ?? ???? ???...

    OPRAH: Good evening and welcome to What's the Most Spiritual Book of All Time? For people who missed last week's exciting semi-final round, The Sermon on the Mount beat The Bhagavad Gita 4-1 while Jonathan Livingston Seagull unexpectedly lost 3-2 to outsider The Symposium. Let's all we...

    ?It?s been less than three years that I?ve been Socrates? companion and made it my job to know exactly what he says and does each day. Before that, I simply drifted aimlessly. Of course, I used to think that what I was doing was important, but in fact I was the most worthle...

    Plato?s Symposium is one of the best loved classics from the ancient world, a work of consummate beauty as both philosophy and as literature, most appropriate since the topic of this dialogue is the nature of love and includes much philosophizing on beauty. In the spirit of fresh...

    ???????? ?? ????? ? ????? ???? "?????" ? ??? ????? ???? ?? ????? "???" ?? ???. ????? ?? ??????? ?????? ?? ????? ?? ??????. ?????? ??????? ?? ????? ? ?????? ?? ??...

    I Never Met a Physician Who Wasn?t Descended from a Greek This might just be the work that put the "meta-" (at least the "metafiction") in "metaphysics". Plato?s name is attached to it, but its principal focus is Socrates. And guess what? Socrates doesn?t so much elaborate ...

    In this book Socrates argues that it is not always a good idea to have sex with boys and Aristophanes explains we were once co-joined creatures of three sexes - either male/female, male/male or female/female and were shaped like balls. How could anyone not find this a book worth readin...

    ??? ?? ????? ???? ??????? ???? ????? ?? ?? ?? ??? ???? ?? ?? ??? ????????? ??????? ?? ???? ? ????? ???? ???? ?? ??????? ?? ?? ?????. ?????? ???? ???? ? ??????...

    The Symposium holds the key to ancient psychology. One has but to compare post-Freudian psychology's understanding of the drives with Plato's discourse on human longing here in order to measure the distance between the ancient and modern orientations to reality. It is strange for us to...

    ???? ???? ???? ???.. ???? ??? ????? ??? ?? ????? ????? ?? ???? ? ???? ? ???? ???????? ?? ??? ???? ??? ????.. ?? ??? ???? ????? ??? ??? ???? ???? ? ???? ????????? ...

  • Eva
    Nov 26, 2015

    Rating: 2* of five, all for Aristophanes's way trippy remix of the Book of Genesis While perusing a review of Death in Venice (dreadful tale, yet another fag-must-die-rather-than-love piece of normative propaganda) written by my good friend Stephen, he expressed a desire to read The...

    Symposium, Plato , 1935 ???????: ?????? ??? ?? ???? ???? ???: ???????? ????? ?????? ?????: ??? ??????? ??? 1984 ?????? ?? ???? ? ??? ????? ?? ?????? ??? ? ??? ? ?? ???? ???...

    OPRAH: Good evening and welcome to What's the Most Spiritual Book of All Time? For people who missed last week's exciting semi-final round, The Sermon on the Mount beat The Bhagavad Gita 4-1 while Jonathan Livingston Seagull unexpectedly lost 3-2 to outsider The Symposium. Let's all we...

    ?It?s been less than three years that I?ve been Socrates? companion and made it my job to know exactly what he says and does each day. Before that, I simply drifted aimlessly. Of course, I used to think that what I was doing was important, but in fact I was the most worthle...

    Plato?s Symposium is one of the best loved classics from the ancient world, a work of consummate beauty as both philosophy and as literature, most appropriate since the topic of this dialogue is the nature of love and includes much philosophizing on beauty. In the spirit of fresh...

    ???????? ?? ????? ? ????? ???? "?????" ? ??? ????? ???? ?? ????? "???" ?? ???. ????? ?? ??????? ?????? ?? ????? ?? ??????. ?????? ??????? ?? ????? ? ?????? ?? ??...

    I Never Met a Physician Who Wasn?t Descended from a Greek This might just be the work that put the "meta-" (at least the "metafiction") in "metaphysics". Plato?s name is attached to it, but its principal focus is Socrates. And guess what? Socrates doesn?t so much elaborate ...

    In this book Socrates argues that it is not always a good idea to have sex with boys and Aristophanes explains we were once co-joined creatures of three sexes - either male/female, male/male or female/female and were shaped like balls. How could anyone not find this a book worth readin...

    ??? ?? ????? ???? ??????? ???? ????? ?? ?? ?? ??? ???? ?? ?? ??? ????????? ??????? ?? ???? ? ????? ???? ???? ?? ??????? ?? ?? ?????. ?????? ???? ???? ? ??????...

    The Symposium holds the key to ancient psychology. One has but to compare post-Freudian psychology's understanding of the drives with Plato's discourse on human longing here in order to measure the distance between the ancient and modern orientations to reality. It is strange for us to...

    ???? ???? ???? ???.. ???? ??? ????? ??? ?? ????? ????? ?? ???? ? ???? ? ???? ???????? ?? ??? ???? ??? ????.. ?? ??? ???? ????? ??? ??? ???? ???? ? ???? ????????? ...

    Lectura #6 de la materia de Teora del Conocimiento, "El Banquete". Citas y pequeos comentarios de uso personal: Sabios reunidos: Fedro, Agaton, Eriximaco, Pausanias, Aristodemo, Aristfanes *Tributo al amor. "El Amor es un gran dios, muy digno de ser honrado por los di...

    ??? ??? ??? ?? ???? ????? ?? ?? ??? ??? ?????? ???? ??? ???? ?? ???? ??????? ??? ?? ??? ! ????????? ???? ?? ?? ??? ??? ???? ?? ?? ????? ????? ?????? ? ?? ????? ??...

    The life of the party 26 August 2015 You've really got to love the way Plato writes philosophy. Whereas everybody else simply writes what is in effect a work of non-fiction explaining some ideas, Plato seems to have the habit of inserting them into a story. Okay, he may not be the...

    ?????. ...

    HEADLINE: This is priceless! When I was a young man, I and my friends certainly had some strange conversations, possibly aided by some substances of questionable legality in certain countries, but we never quite managed to attain the heights of strangeness reached at this banquet/dr...

    Two points about this book that I didn't enjoy. Firstly the descriptions of intimate relations with persons of a very very young age which although not exclusive to the Greek people in those times were nevertheless disturbing to read about. Secondly, in the last pages he seems to be to...

  • Daniel Leverquin
    Dec 01, 2017

    Rating: 2* of five, all for Aristophanes's way trippy remix of the Book of Genesis While perusing a review of Death in Venice (dreadful tale, yet another fag-must-die-rather-than-love piece of normative propaganda) written by my good friend Stephen, he expressed a desire to read The...

    Symposium, Plato , 1935 ???????: ?????? ??? ?? ???? ???? ???: ???????? ????? ?????? ?????: ??? ??????? ??? 1984 ?????? ?? ???? ? ??? ????? ?? ?????? ??? ? ??? ? ?? ???? ???...

    OPRAH: Good evening and welcome to What's the Most Spiritual Book of All Time? For people who missed last week's exciting semi-final round, The Sermon on the Mount beat The Bhagavad Gita 4-1 while Jonathan Livingston Seagull unexpectedly lost 3-2 to outsider The Symposium. Let's all we...

    ?It?s been less than three years that I?ve been Socrates? companion and made it my job to know exactly what he says and does each day. Before that, I simply drifted aimlessly. Of course, I used to think that what I was doing was important, but in fact I was the most worthle...

    Plato?s Symposium is one of the best loved classics from the ancient world, a work of consummate beauty as both philosophy and as literature, most appropriate since the topic of this dialogue is the nature of love and includes much philosophizing on beauty. In the spirit of fresh...

    ???????? ?? ????? ? ????? ???? "?????" ? ??? ????? ???? ?? ????? "???" ?? ???. ????? ?? ??????? ?????? ?? ????? ?? ??????. ?????? ??????? ?? ????? ? ?????? ?? ??...

    I Never Met a Physician Who Wasn?t Descended from a Greek This might just be the work that put the "meta-" (at least the "metafiction") in "metaphysics". Plato?s name is attached to it, but its principal focus is Socrates. And guess what? Socrates doesn?t so much elaborate ...

    In this book Socrates argues that it is not always a good idea to have sex with boys and Aristophanes explains we were once co-joined creatures of three sexes - either male/female, male/male or female/female and were shaped like balls. How could anyone not find this a book worth readin...

    ??? ?? ????? ???? ??????? ???? ????? ?? ?? ?? ??? ???? ?? ?? ??? ????????? ??????? ?? ???? ? ????? ???? ???? ?? ??????? ?? ?? ?????. ?????? ???? ???? ? ??????...

    The Symposium holds the key to ancient psychology. One has but to compare post-Freudian psychology's understanding of the drives with Plato's discourse on human longing here in order to measure the distance between the ancient and modern orientations to reality. It is strange for us to...

    ???? ???? ???? ???.. ???? ??? ????? ??? ?? ????? ????? ?? ???? ? ???? ? ???? ???????? ?? ??? ???? ??? ????.. ?? ??? ???? ????? ??? ??? ???? ???? ? ???? ????????? ...

    Lectura #6 de la materia de Teora del Conocimiento, "El Banquete". Citas y pequeos comentarios de uso personal: Sabios reunidos: Fedro, Agaton, Eriximaco, Pausanias, Aristodemo, Aristfanes *Tributo al amor. "El Amor es un gran dios, muy digno de ser honrado por los di...

    ??? ??? ??? ?? ???? ????? ?? ?? ??? ??? ?????? ???? ??? ???? ?? ???? ??????? ??? ?? ??? ! ????????? ???? ?? ?? ??? ??? ???? ?? ?? ????? ????? ?????? ? ?? ????? ??...

    The life of the party 26 August 2015 You've really got to love the way Plato writes philosophy. Whereas everybody else simply writes what is in effect a work of non-fiction explaining some ideas, Plato seems to have the habit of inserting them into a story. Okay, he may not be the...

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    HEADLINE: This is priceless! When I was a young man, I and my friends certainly had some strange conversations, possibly aided by some substances of questionable legality in certain countries, but we never quite managed to attain the heights of strangeness reached at this banquet/dr...

    Two points about this book that I didn't enjoy. Firstly the descriptions of intimate relations with persons of a very very young age which although not exclusive to the Greek people in those times were nevertheless disturbing to read about. Secondly, in the last pages he seems to be to...

    Gozba, simpozion, ili simpozijum je bila jedna od najzanimljivijih ustanova starogr?kog dru?tva. Predstavljala je spoj ve?ernje zabave, pijanke i politi?ko-filozofskog foruma mu?karaca jer ?enama nije bio dozvoljen pristup. Naj?e??e je organizovana u ?ast pobede na nekom od a...

  • Mahdi Lotfi
    Jul 23, 2016

    Rating: 2* of five, all for Aristophanes's way trippy remix of the Book of Genesis While perusing a review of Death in Venice (dreadful tale, yet another fag-must-die-rather-than-love piece of normative propaganda) written by my good friend Stephen, he expressed a desire to read The...

    Symposium, Plato , 1935 ???????: ?????? ??? ?? ???? ???? ???: ???????? ????? ?????? ?????: ??? ??????? ??? 1984 ?????? ?? ???? ? ??? ????? ?? ?????? ??? ? ??? ? ?? ???? ???...

    OPRAH: Good evening and welcome to What's the Most Spiritual Book of All Time? For people who missed last week's exciting semi-final round, The Sermon on the Mount beat The Bhagavad Gita 4-1 while Jonathan Livingston Seagull unexpectedly lost 3-2 to outsider The Symposium. Let's all we...

    ?It?s been less than three years that I?ve been Socrates? companion and made it my job to know exactly what he says and does each day. Before that, I simply drifted aimlessly. Of course, I used to think that what I was doing was important, but in fact I was the most worthle...

    Plato?s Symposium is one of the best loved classics from the ancient world, a work of consummate beauty as both philosophy and as literature, most appropriate since the topic of this dialogue is the nature of love and includes much philosophizing on beauty. In the spirit of fresh...

    ???????? ?? ????? ? ????? ???? "?????" ? ??? ????? ???? ?? ????? "???" ?? ???. ????? ?? ??????? ?????? ?? ????? ?? ??????. ?????? ??????? ?? ????? ? ?????? ?? ??...

    I Never Met a Physician Who Wasn?t Descended from a Greek This might just be the work that put the "meta-" (at least the "metafiction") in "metaphysics". Plato?s name is attached to it, but its principal focus is Socrates. And guess what? Socrates doesn?t so much elaborate ...

    In this book Socrates argues that it is not always a good idea to have sex with boys and Aristophanes explains we were once co-joined creatures of three sexes - either male/female, male/male or female/female and were shaped like balls. How could anyone not find this a book worth readin...

    ??? ?? ????? ???? ??????? ???? ????? ?? ?? ?? ??? ???? ?? ?? ??? ????????? ??????? ?? ???? ? ????? ???? ???? ?? ??????? ?? ?? ?????. ?????? ???? ???? ? ??????...

    The Symposium holds the key to ancient psychology. One has but to compare post-Freudian psychology's understanding of the drives with Plato's discourse on human longing here in order to measure the distance between the ancient and modern orientations to reality. It is strange for us to...

    ???? ???? ???? ???.. ???? ??? ????? ??? ?? ????? ????? ?? ???? ? ???? ? ???? ???????? ?? ??? ???? ??? ????.. ?? ??? ???? ????? ??? ??? ???? ???? ? ???? ????????? ...

    Lectura #6 de la materia de Teora del Conocimiento, "El Banquete". Citas y pequeos comentarios de uso personal: Sabios reunidos: Fedro, Agaton, Eriximaco, Pausanias, Aristodemo, Aristfanes *Tributo al amor. "El Amor es un gran dios, muy digno de ser honrado por los di...

    ??? ??? ??? ?? ???? ????? ?? ?? ??? ??? ?????? ???? ??? ???? ?? ???? ??????? ??? ?? ??? ! ????????? ???? ?? ?? ??? ??? ???? ?? ?? ????? ????? ?????? ? ?? ????? ??...

    The life of the party 26 August 2015 You've really got to love the way Plato writes philosophy. Whereas everybody else simply writes what is in effect a work of non-fiction explaining some ideas, Plato seems to have the habit of inserting them into a story. Okay, he may not be the...

    ?????. ...

    HEADLINE: This is priceless! When I was a young man, I and my friends certainly had some strange conversations, possibly aided by some substances of questionable legality in certain countries, but we never quite managed to attain the heights of strangeness reached at this banquet/dr...

    Two points about this book that I didn't enjoy. Firstly the descriptions of intimate relations with persons of a very very young age which although not exclusive to the Greek people in those times were nevertheless disturbing to read about. Secondly, in the last pages he seems to be to...

    Gozba, simpozion, ili simpozijum je bila jedna od najzanimljivijih ustanova starogr?kog dru?tva. Predstavljala je spoj ve?ernje zabave, pijanke i politi?ko-filozofskog foruma mu?karaca jer ?enama nije bio dozvoljen pristup. Naj?e??e je organizovana u ?ast pobede na nekom od a...

    ?? ???? ?????? ????? ????! ??????? ???????! :/ ...

    And Agathon said, It is probable, Socrates, that I knew nothing of what I had said. And yet spoke you beautifully, Agathon, he said. Back in the late 1990s a cowpunk band named The Meat Purveyors had a song, Why Does There Have To Be A Morning After? It detailed stumbling around i...

    ???? ??? ???? ?? ????? ??? ???? ??????. ????? ???? ?????? ?????? ??? ??? ?? ???? ??? ??????? ???? ??????? ?? ??????. ? ??? ?????????? ?? ?? ?????. ??? ??? ??? ?...

    The nature of eros is discussed in this famous dialogue by Plato. Symposium literally means "drinking party" in ancient Greek and this was one well-attended party with the likes of Alcibiades, Aristophanes, Agathon, Pausanias, Eryximachus and Socrates. A variety of views are put forwar...

    ???? ?????? ?????? ??? ?? ?????? ????? ??? ?? ??? ?? ????? ????? ????? ????? ?????.?? ??? ?????? ??? ?? ??? ? ???? ? ????? ???? ?????? ? ??? ???????? ?? ?? ????...

    ?????? ?????? ?? ????????? ??? ?? ??????? ???????????????? ???. ????? ??? ?????? ???? ?? ??? ??? ? ??? ??? ??????? ??? ??????? ?? ?????? ??? ??????. ??? ???? ...

  • Carlos De Eguiluz
    Aug 05, 2017

    Rating: 2* of five, all for Aristophanes's way trippy remix of the Book of Genesis While perusing a review of Death in Venice (dreadful tale, yet another fag-must-die-rather-than-love piece of normative propaganda) written by my good friend Stephen, he expressed a desire to read The...

    Symposium, Plato , 1935 ???????: ?????? ??? ?? ???? ???? ???: ???????? ????? ?????? ?????: ??? ??????? ??? 1984 ?????? ?? ???? ? ??? ????? ?? ?????? ??? ? ??? ? ?? ???? ???...

    OPRAH: Good evening and welcome to What's the Most Spiritual Book of All Time? For people who missed last week's exciting semi-final round, The Sermon on the Mount beat The Bhagavad Gita 4-1 while Jonathan Livingston Seagull unexpectedly lost 3-2 to outsider The Symposium. Let's all we...

    ?It?s been less than three years that I?ve been Socrates? companion and made it my job to know exactly what he says and does each day. Before that, I simply drifted aimlessly. Of course, I used to think that what I was doing was important, but in fact I was the most worthle...

    Plato?s Symposium is one of the best loved classics from the ancient world, a work of consummate beauty as both philosophy and as literature, most appropriate since the topic of this dialogue is the nature of love and includes much philosophizing on beauty. In the spirit of fresh...

    ???????? ?? ????? ? ????? ???? "?????" ? ??? ????? ???? ?? ????? "???" ?? ???. ????? ?? ??????? ?????? ?? ????? ?? ??????. ?????? ??????? ?? ????? ? ?????? ?? ??...

    I Never Met a Physician Who Wasn?t Descended from a Greek This might just be the work that put the "meta-" (at least the "metafiction") in "metaphysics". Plato?s name is attached to it, but its principal focus is Socrates. And guess what? Socrates doesn?t so much elaborate ...

    In this book Socrates argues that it is not always a good idea to have sex with boys and Aristophanes explains we were once co-joined creatures of three sexes - either male/female, male/male or female/female and were shaped like balls. How could anyone not find this a book worth readin...

    ??? ?? ????? ???? ??????? ???? ????? ?? ?? ?? ??? ???? ?? ?? ??? ????????? ??????? ?? ???? ? ????? ???? ???? ?? ??????? ?? ?? ?????. ?????? ???? ???? ? ??????...

    The Symposium holds the key to ancient psychology. One has but to compare post-Freudian psychology's understanding of the drives with Plato's discourse on human longing here in order to measure the distance between the ancient and modern orientations to reality. It is strange for us to...

    ???? ???? ???? ???.. ???? ??? ????? ??? ?? ????? ????? ?? ???? ? ???? ? ???? ???????? ?? ??? ???? ??? ????.. ?? ??? ???? ????? ??? ??? ???? ???? ? ???? ????????? ...

    Lectura #6 de la materia de Teora del Conocimiento, "El Banquete". Citas y pequeos comentarios de uso personal: Sabios reunidos: Fedro, Agaton, Eriximaco, Pausanias, Aristodemo, Aristfanes *Tributo al amor. "El Amor es un gran dios, muy digno de ser honrado por los di...

  • Paradoxe
    Sep 06, 2017

    Rating: 2* of five, all for Aristophanes's way trippy remix of the Book of Genesis While perusing a review of Death in Venice (dreadful tale, yet another fag-must-die-rather-than-love piece of normative propaganda) written by my good friend Stephen, he expressed a desire to read The...

    Symposium, Plato , 1935 ???????: ?????? ??? ?? ???? ???? ???: ???????? ????? ?????? ?????: ??? ??????? ??? 1984 ?????? ?? ???? ? ??? ????? ?? ?????? ??? ? ??? ? ?? ???? ???...

    OPRAH: Good evening and welcome to What's the Most Spiritual Book of All Time? For people who missed last week's exciting semi-final round, The Sermon on the Mount beat The Bhagavad Gita 4-1 while Jonathan Livingston Seagull unexpectedly lost 3-2 to outsider The Symposium. Let's all we...

    ?It?s been less than three years that I?ve been Socrates? companion and made it my job to know exactly what he says and does each day. Before that, I simply drifted aimlessly. Of course, I used to think that what I was doing was important, but in fact I was the most worthle...

    Plato?s Symposium is one of the best loved classics from the ancient world, a work of consummate beauty as both philosophy and as literature, most appropriate since the topic of this dialogue is the nature of love and includes much philosophizing on beauty. In the spirit of fresh...

    ???????? ?? ????? ? ????? ???? "?????" ? ??? ????? ???? ?? ????? "???" ?? ???. ????? ?? ??????? ?????? ?? ????? ?? ??????. ?????? ??????? ?? ????? ? ?????? ?? ??...

    I Never Met a Physician Who Wasn?t Descended from a Greek This might just be the work that put the "meta-" (at least the "metafiction") in "metaphysics". Plato?s name is attached to it, but its principal focus is Socrates. And guess what? Socrates doesn?t so much elaborate ...

    In this book Socrates argues that it is not always a good idea to have sex with boys and Aristophanes explains we were once co-joined creatures of three sexes - either male/female, male/male or female/female and were shaped like balls. How could anyone not find this a book worth readin...

    ??? ?? ????? ???? ??????? ???? ????? ?? ?? ?? ??? ???? ?? ?? ??? ????????? ??????? ?? ???? ? ????? ???? ???? ?? ??????? ?? ?? ?????. ?????? ???? ???? ? ??????...

    The Symposium holds the key to ancient psychology. One has but to compare post-Freudian psychology's understanding of the drives with Plato's discourse on human longing here in order to measure the distance between the ancient and modern orientations to reality. It is strange for us to...

    ???? ???? ???? ???.. ???? ??? ????? ??? ?? ????? ????? ?? ???? ? ???? ? ???? ???????? ?? ??? ???? ??? ????.. ?? ??? ???? ????? ??? ??? ???? ???? ? ???? ????????? ...

    Lectura #6 de la materia de Teora del Conocimiento, "El Banquete". Citas y pequeos comentarios de uso personal: Sabios reunidos: Fedro, Agaton, Eriximaco, Pausanias, Aristodemo, Aristfanes *Tributo al amor. "El Amor es un gran dios, muy digno de ser honrado por los di...

    ??? ??? ??? ?? ???? ????? ?? ?? ??? ??? ?????? ???? ??? ???? ?? ???? ??????? ??? ?? ??? ! ????????? ???? ?? ?? ??? ??? ???? ?? ?? ????? ????? ?????? ? ?? ????? ??...

    The life of the party 26 August 2015 You've really got to love the way Plato writes philosophy. Whereas everybody else simply writes what is in effect a work of non-fiction explaining some ideas, Plato seems to have the habit of inserting them into a story. Okay, he may not be the...

    ?????. ...

    HEADLINE: This is priceless! When I was a young man, I and my friends certainly had some strange conversations, possibly aided by some substances of questionable legality in certain countries, but we never quite managed to attain the heights of strangeness reached at this banquet/dr...

    Two points about this book that I didn't enjoy. Firstly the descriptions of intimate relations with persons of a very very young age which although not exclusive to the Greek people in those times were nevertheless disturbing to read about. Secondly, in the last pages he seems to be to...

    Gozba, simpozion, ili simpozijum je bila jedna od najzanimljivijih ustanova starogr?kog dru?tva. Predstavljala je spoj ve?ernje zabave, pijanke i politi?ko-filozofskog foruma mu?karaca jer ?enama nije bio dozvoljen pristup. Naj?e??e je organizovana u ?ast pobede na nekom od a...

    ?? ???? ?????? ????? ????! ??????? ???????! :/ ...

    And Agathon said, It is probable, Socrates, that I knew nothing of what I had said. And yet spoke you beautifully, Agathon, he said. Back in the late 1990s a cowpunk band named The Meat Purveyors had a song, Why Does There Have To Be A Morning After? It detailed stumbling around i...

    ???? ??? ???? ?? ????? ??? ???? ??????. ????? ???? ?????? ?????? ??? ??? ?? ???? ??? ??????? ???? ??????? ?? ??????. ? ??? ?????????? ?? ?? ?????. ??? ??? ??? ?...

    The nature of eros is discussed in this famous dialogue by Plato. Symposium literally means "drinking party" in ancient Greek and this was one well-attended party with the likes of Alcibiades, Aristophanes, Agathon, Pausanias, Eryximachus and Socrates. A variety of views are put forwar...

    ???? ?????? ?????? ??? ?? ?????? ????? ??? ?? ??? ?? ????? ????? ????? ????? ?????.?? ??? ?????? ??? ?? ??? ? ???? ? ????? ???? ?????? ? ??? ???????? ?? ?? ????...

    ?????? ?????? ?? ????????? ??? ?? ??????? ???????????????? ???. ????? ??? ?????? ???? ?? ??? ??? ? ??? ??? ??????? ??? ??????? ?? ?????? ??? ??????. ??? ???? ...

    In one of those strange literary coincidences this short treatise on Love by Plato has been referenced this past week in my reading of Barth?s The Friday Book and Hilton Als?s White Girls. And for completely different reasons. I haven?t plunged head-first into White Girls just ye...

    ????????/????? ?? ????? ???? ?????? ? ?????? ???????? ?? ????? ? ?? ?? ???? ???? ???? ??????? ????. ??? ??????? ????? ???? ?? ????? ???? ?? ??????. ??? ???????...

    I'm not a philosophy or ancient history student, I picked up Plato's "Symposium" to challenge myself and see if I could understand it. The "Symposium" is a gathering of Greek thinkers who sit around and give speeches about love. Phaedrus talks about the greatness of love and how th...

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    ????? ????????? ?? ????, ?????? ?????????? ? ?? ??? ?????????? ? ?????? ?????? ?? ??????????? ??? ???? ???? ??? ??? ???? ??? ???????? ???? ?? ??????????? ??...

  • Soheil Eshragh
    Mar 14, 2018

    Rating: 2* of five, all for Aristophanes's way trippy remix of the Book of Genesis While perusing a review of Death in Venice (dreadful tale, yet another fag-must-die-rather-than-love piece of normative propaganda) written by my good friend Stephen, he expressed a desire to read The...

    Symposium, Plato , 1935 ???????: ?????? ??? ?? ???? ???? ???: ???????? ????? ?????? ?????: ??? ??????? ??? 1984 ?????? ?? ???? ? ??? ????? ?? ?????? ??? ? ??? ? ?? ???? ???...

    OPRAH: Good evening and welcome to What's the Most Spiritual Book of All Time? For people who missed last week's exciting semi-final round, The Sermon on the Mount beat The Bhagavad Gita 4-1 while Jonathan Livingston Seagull unexpectedly lost 3-2 to outsider The Symposium. Let's all we...

    ?It?s been less than three years that I?ve been Socrates? companion and made it my job to know exactly what he says and does each day. Before that, I simply drifted aimlessly. Of course, I used to think that what I was doing was important, but in fact I was the most worthle...

    Plato?s Symposium is one of the best loved classics from the ancient world, a work of consummate beauty as both philosophy and as literature, most appropriate since the topic of this dialogue is the nature of love and includes much philosophizing on beauty. In the spirit of fresh...

    ???????? ?? ????? ? ????? ???? "?????" ? ??? ????? ???? ?? ????? "???" ?? ???. ????? ?? ??????? ?????? ?? ????? ?? ??????. ?????? ??????? ?? ????? ? ?????? ?? ??...

    I Never Met a Physician Who Wasn?t Descended from a Greek This might just be the work that put the "meta-" (at least the "metafiction") in "metaphysics". Plato?s name is attached to it, but its principal focus is Socrates. And guess what? Socrates doesn?t so much elaborate ...

    In this book Socrates argues that it is not always a good idea to have sex with boys and Aristophanes explains we were once co-joined creatures of three sexes - either male/female, male/male or female/female and were shaped like balls. How could anyone not find this a book worth readin...

    ??? ?? ????? ???? ??????? ???? ????? ?? ?? ?? ??? ???? ?? ?? ??? ????????? ??????? ?? ???? ? ????? ???? ???? ?? ??????? ?? ?? ?????. ?????? ???? ???? ? ??????...

  • Shaghayegh.l3
    Aug 05, 2017

    Rating: 2* of five, all for Aristophanes's way trippy remix of the Book of Genesis While perusing a review of Death in Venice (dreadful tale, yet another fag-must-die-rather-than-love piece of normative propaganda) written by my good friend Stephen, he expressed a desire to read The...

    Symposium, Plato , 1935 ???????: ?????? ??? ?? ???? ???? ???: ???????? ????? ?????? ?????: ??? ??????? ??? 1984 ?????? ?? ???? ? ??? ????? ?? ?????? ??? ? ??? ? ?? ???? ???...

    OPRAH: Good evening and welcome to What's the Most Spiritual Book of All Time? For people who missed last week's exciting semi-final round, The Sermon on the Mount beat The Bhagavad Gita 4-1 while Jonathan Livingston Seagull unexpectedly lost 3-2 to outsider The Symposium. Let's all we...

    ?It?s been less than three years that I?ve been Socrates? companion and made it my job to know exactly what he says and does each day. Before that, I simply drifted aimlessly. Of course, I used to think that what I was doing was important, but in fact I was the most worthle...

    Plato?s Symposium is one of the best loved classics from the ancient world, a work of consummate beauty as both philosophy and as literature, most appropriate since the topic of this dialogue is the nature of love and includes much philosophizing on beauty. In the spirit of fresh...

    ???????? ?? ????? ? ????? ???? "?????" ? ??? ????? ???? ?? ????? "???" ?? ???. ????? ?? ??????? ?????? ?? ????? ?? ??????. ?????? ??????? ?? ????? ? ?????? ?? ??...

    I Never Met a Physician Who Wasn?t Descended from a Greek This might just be the work that put the "meta-" (at least the "metafiction") in "metaphysics". Plato?s name is attached to it, but its principal focus is Socrates. And guess what? Socrates doesn?t so much elaborate ...

    In this book Socrates argues that it is not always a good idea to have sex with boys and Aristophanes explains we were once co-joined creatures of three sexes - either male/female, male/male or female/female and were shaped like balls. How could anyone not find this a book worth readin...

    ??? ?? ????? ???? ??????? ???? ????? ?? ?? ?? ??? ???? ?? ?? ??? ????????? ??????? ?? ???? ? ????? ???? ???? ?? ??????? ?? ?? ?????. ?????? ???? ???? ? ??????...

    The Symposium holds the key to ancient psychology. One has but to compare post-Freudian psychology's understanding of the drives with Plato's discourse on human longing here in order to measure the distance between the ancient and modern orientations to reality. It is strange for us to...

    ???? ???? ???? ???.. ???? ??? ????? ??? ?? ????? ????? ?? ???? ? ???? ? ???? ???????? ?? ??? ???? ??? ????.. ?? ??? ???? ????? ??? ??? ???? ???? ? ???? ????????? ...

    Lectura #6 de la materia de Teora del Conocimiento, "El Banquete". Citas y pequeos comentarios de uso personal: Sabios reunidos: Fedro, Agaton, Eriximaco, Pausanias, Aristodemo, Aristfanes *Tributo al amor. "El Amor es un gran dios, muy digno de ser honrado por los di...

    ??? ??? ??? ?? ???? ????? ?? ?? ??? ??? ?????? ???? ??? ???? ?? ???? ??????? ??? ?? ??? ! ????????? ???? ?? ?? ??? ??? ???? ?? ?? ????? ????? ?????? ? ?? ????? ??...

  • Elham 8
    Feb 21, 2014

    Rating: 2* of five, all for Aristophanes's way trippy remix of the Book of Genesis While perusing a review of Death in Venice (dreadful tale, yet another fag-must-die-rather-than-love piece of normative propaganda) written by my good friend Stephen, he expressed a desire to read The...

    Symposium, Plato , 1935 ???????: ?????? ??? ?? ???? ???? ???: ???????? ????? ?????? ?????: ??? ??????? ??? 1984 ?????? ?? ???? ? ??? ????? ?? ?????? ??? ? ??? ? ?? ???? ???...

    OPRAH: Good evening and welcome to What's the Most Spiritual Book of All Time? For people who missed last week's exciting semi-final round, The Sermon on the Mount beat The Bhagavad Gita 4-1 while Jonathan Livingston Seagull unexpectedly lost 3-2 to outsider The Symposium. Let's all we...

    ?It?s been less than three years that I?ve been Socrates? companion and made it my job to know exactly what he says and does each day. Before that, I simply drifted aimlessly. Of course, I used to think that what I was doing was important, but in fact I was the most worthle...

    Plato?s Symposium is one of the best loved classics from the ancient world, a work of consummate beauty as both philosophy and as literature, most appropriate since the topic of this dialogue is the nature of love and includes much philosophizing on beauty. In the spirit of fresh...

    ???????? ?? ????? ? ????? ???? "?????" ? ??? ????? ???? ?? ????? "???" ?? ???. ????? ?? ??????? ?????? ?? ????? ?? ??????. ?????? ??????? ?? ????? ? ?????? ?? ??...

    I Never Met a Physician Who Wasn?t Descended from a Greek This might just be the work that put the "meta-" (at least the "metafiction") in "metaphysics". Plato?s name is attached to it, but its principal focus is Socrates. And guess what? Socrates doesn?t so much elaborate ...

    In this book Socrates argues that it is not always a good idea to have sex with boys and Aristophanes explains we were once co-joined creatures of three sexes - either male/female, male/male or female/female and were shaped like balls. How could anyone not find this a book worth readin...

    ??? ?? ????? ???? ??????? ???? ????? ?? ?? ?? ??? ???? ?? ?? ??? ????????? ??????? ?? ???? ? ????? ???? ???? ?? ??????? ?? ?? ?????. ?????? ???? ???? ? ??????...

    The Symposium holds the key to ancient psychology. One has but to compare post-Freudian psychology's understanding of the drives with Plato's discourse on human longing here in order to measure the distance between the ancient and modern orientations to reality. It is strange for us to...

    ???? ???? ???? ???.. ???? ??? ????? ??? ?? ????? ????? ?? ???? ? ???? ? ???? ???????? ?? ??? ???? ??? ????.. ?? ??? ???? ????? ??? ??? ???? ???? ? ???? ????????? ...

    Lectura #6 de la materia de Teora del Conocimiento, "El Banquete". Citas y pequeos comentarios de uso personal: Sabios reunidos: Fedro, Agaton, Eriximaco, Pausanias, Aristodemo, Aristfanes *Tributo al amor. "El Amor es un gran dios, muy digno de ser honrado por los di...

    ??? ??? ??? ?? ???? ????? ?? ?? ??? ??? ?????? ???? ??? ???? ?? ???? ??????? ??? ?? ??? ! ????????? ???? ?? ?? ??? ??? ???? ?? ?? ????? ????? ?????? ? ?? ????? ??...

    The life of the party 26 August 2015 You've really got to love the way Plato writes philosophy. Whereas everybody else simply writes what is in effect a work of non-fiction explaining some ideas, Plato seems to have the habit of inserting them into a story. Okay, he may not be the...

    ?????. ...

    HEADLINE: This is priceless! When I was a young man, I and my friends certainly had some strange conversations, possibly aided by some substances of questionable legality in certain countries, but we never quite managed to attain the heights of strangeness reached at this banquet/dr...

    Two points about this book that I didn't enjoy. Firstly the descriptions of intimate relations with persons of a very very young age which although not exclusive to the Greek people in those times were nevertheless disturbing to read about. Secondly, in the last pages he seems to be to...

    Gozba, simpozion, ili simpozijum je bila jedna od najzanimljivijih ustanova starogr?kog dru?tva. Predstavljala je spoj ve?ernje zabave, pijanke i politi?ko-filozofskog foruma mu?karaca jer ?enama nije bio dozvoljen pristup. Naj?e??e je organizovana u ?ast pobede na nekom od a...

    ?? ???? ?????? ????? ????! ??????? ???????! :/ ...

    And Agathon said, It is probable, Socrates, that I knew nothing of what I had said. And yet spoke you beautifully, Agathon, he said. Back in the late 1990s a cowpunk band named The Meat Purveyors had a song, Why Does There Have To Be A Morning After? It detailed stumbling around i...

    ???? ??? ???? ?? ????? ??? ???? ??????. ????? ???? ?????? ?????? ??? ??? ?? ???? ??? ??????? ???? ??????? ?? ??????. ? ??? ?????????? ?? ?? ?????. ??? ??? ??? ?...