Philosophy & Literature: Northumberland Castles & Coast

Date

Saturday 13th April 2024. 2.30pm until 4.30pm

Venue

The Cheviot Centre, Padgepool Place, Wooler, Northumberland, NE71 6BL

Fee

£14 [or pay what you can afford]

Description

Embark on a philosophical odyssey in "Plato's Republic: Justice and the Ideal State." Over two enlightening hours, immerse yourself in the profound wisdom of Plato as we explore the allegory of the cave, the tripartite soul, and the philosopher-king. Delve into discussions on justice and the quest for an ideal state, drawing timeless parallels to modern governance. Unearth the foundations of political philosophy and contemplate the enduring relevance of Plato's Republic in shaping our understanding of justice and societal harmony.

Booking

To book a place on this course, you can either use the 'Book' button to take you to eventbrite, or email darrenharper.esq@gmail.com

Plato's Republic: Justice and the Ideal State

Date

Saturday 4th May 2024. 2.30pm until 4.30pm

Venue

The Cheviot Centre, Padgepool Place, Wooler, Northumberland, NE71 6BL

Fee

£14 [or pay what you can afford]

Description

Embark on a philosophical journey with "Aristotle's Ethics and Politics." In this enlightening two-hour exploration, delve into the profound insights of Aristotle's Nicomachean Ethics, unraveling the intricate mosaic of virtue ethics, the golden mean, and the pursuit of eudaimonia. Engage in lively discussions on the practical application of Aristotle's ethical framework to contemporary challenges. Venture further into Aristotle's political philosophy, analyzing its relevance to modern governance. Discover timeless wisdom that continues to shape our understanding of ethics and politics.

Booking

To book a place on this course, you can either use the 'Book' button to take you to eventbrite, or email darrenharper.esq@gmail.com

Aristotle's Ethics and Politics