liceoartisticolisippo-ta
» » Plato's Symposium (Modern Library)

Plato's Symposium (Modern Library) ebook

by Hayden Pelliccia


Benjamin Jowett's translations of Plato have long been classics in their own right. In this volume, Professor Hayden Pelliccia has revised Jowett's renderings of five key dialogues.

Benjamin Jowett's translations of Plato have long been classics in their own right.

Plato Symposium trans. Benardete Apollodorus, In my own opinion, I am not unprepared for what you ask about; for just the other daymwhen I was on my way up to town from my home in Phaleron--one of my acquaintances spotted me a long way off from behind and called, playing with his call: "Phalerian," he said. Well, they were somewhat as followsrebut I shall just try to tell it to you from the beginning as Aristodemus told it. He said that Socrates met him freshly bathed and wearing SYMPOSIUM 235 fancy slippers, which was not Socrates' usual way, and he asked Socrates where he was going now that he had become so beautiful.

See if your friends have read any of Hayden Pelliccia's books. Hayden Pelliccia’s Followers. None yet. Hayden Pelliccia. Hayden Pelliccia’s books. Complete Works of Plato.

Many of Plato's essays and writings survive to this day. Plato died in 347 . at the age of 80. Dr. Hayden Pelliccia is associate professor of classics at Cornell University. was a student of Socrates. He founded the Academy in Athens, the prototype of the modern university, whose most famous member was Aristotle.

Publisher: Modern Library. Publication Date: Jan 1, 1996. Selected Dialogues of Plato: The Benjamin Jowett Translation more. Plato Plato was born in Athens c. 42& BC His father and mother, Ariston and Perictione, were both members of notably il-lustrious and aristocratic families.

The evening ends with a speech by the drunken Alcibiades, the most popular and powerful Athenian of the day, who insists on praising Socrates rather than love, offering up a brilliant character sketch of the enigmatic philosopher.

Selected Dialogues of Plato: The Benjamin Jowett Translation, substantially revised by Hayden Pelliccia (The Modern Library, 2000), with preface and brief notes by the reviser (Ion, Protagoras, Phaedrus, Symposium, Apology)

Selected Dialogues of Plato: The Benjamin Jowett Translation, substantially revised by Hayden Pelliccia (The Modern Library, 2000), with preface and brief notes by the reviser (Ion, Protagoras, Phaedrus, Symposium, Apology). html ). "The Interpretation of Iliad . 45-9 and the Sympotic Contribution to Rhetoric", Colby Quarterly 3. (2002) 197-230.

The Symposium (Ancient Greek: Συμπόσιον, Sympósion ) is a philosophical text by Plato dated c. 385–370 BC. It depicts a friendly contest of extemporaneous speeches given by a group of notable men attending a banquet

The Symposium (Ancient Greek: Συμπόσιον, Sympósion ) is a philosophical text by Plato dated c. It depicts a friendly contest of extemporaneous speeches given by a group of notable men attending a banquet. The men include the philosopher Socrates, the general and political figure Alcibiades, and the comic playwright Aristophanes. The speeches are to be given in praise of Eros, the god of love and desire

In this volume, Hayden Pelliccia has revised five of Benjamin Jowett’s translations of Plato-classics in their own right-to produce a fresh, modern take that Library Journal calls a needed and welcome addition to the translations of the Dialogues.

In this volume, Hayden Pelliccia has revised five of Benjamin Jowett’s translations of Plato-classics in their own right-to produce a fresh, modern take that Library Journal calls a needed and welcome addition to the translations of the Dialogues. Here are Ion, Protagoras, Phaedrus, and the famous Symposium, which discuss poetry, the Socratic method, rhetoric, psychology, and love. Most dramatically, Apology puts Socrates’ art of persuasion to the ultimate test-defending his own life. The basic works of aristotle.

Plato, Hayden Pelliccia (Introduction). Welcome to Our AbeBooks Store for books. ISBN 10: 0375758402, ISBN 13: 9780375758409. Published by Modern Library, 2001. New Condition: New Soft cover. Pelliccia's new Introduction to this volume clarifies its contents and addresses the challenges of translating Plato freshly and accurately.

One of the most famous works of literature in the Western world, Plato's Symposium is also one of the most entertaining. The scene is a dinner party in Athens in 416 B.C. at which the guests--including the comic poet Aristophanes and Plato's mentor, Socrates--playfully discuss the nature of eros, or love. Dr. Pelliccia's revision of Benjamin Jowett's translation renders the piece into one voice, making it neither too colloquial nor too literal.
Plato's Symposium (Modern Library) ebook
Author:
Hayden Pelliccia
Subcat:
EPUB size:
1547 kb
FB2 size:
1496 kb
DJVU size:
1868 kb
Language:
Publisher:
Modern Library (April 30, 1996)
Pages:
100 pages
Rating:
4.7
Other formats:
lit txt mbr mobi
© 2018-2020 Copyrights
All rights reserved. liceoartisticolisippo-ta.it | Privacy Policy | DMCA | Contacts