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The Poet and the Philosophers: Homer and the Presocratics

The Saint Katherine College Forum

St. Katherine College, the first ever Orthodox college of the liberal arts and sciences, is pleased to present the following speeches from its lecture series titled “The St. Katherine College Forum.” Recorded on the campus of St. Katherine’s in San Diego, California, the series is open to the public and features a wide array of speakers from the college and elsewhere.

October 2011

The Poet and the Philosophers: Homer and the Presocratics

Gary Hartenburg, professor of philosophy at St. Katherine College, explains how the Presocratic philosophers represent an advance from the Homeric way of thinking, and what problems they faced in reconciling personal and scientific explanations—a problem that remains with us to this day.

October 17, 2011 Length: 1:15:03

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