Eros, Wisdom, and Silence: Plato's Erotic Dialogues (ERIC VOEGELIN INST SERIES) by James M. Rhodes
English | May 12, 2003 | ISBN: 0826214592 | 590 Pages | PDF | 2 MB
Eros, Wisdom, and Silence is a close reading of Plato’s Seventh Letter and his dialogues Symposium and Phaedrus, with significant attention also given to Alcibiades I. A book about love, James Rhodes’s work was conceived as a conversation and meant to be read side by side with Plato’s works and those of his worthy interlocutors. It invites lovers to participate in conversations that move their souls to love, and it also invites the reader to take part in the author’s dialogues with Plato and his commentators.