The Lionel Trilling Seminar: Plato’s Cunning: Philosophy as Political Strategy

General Programming

April 21, 2009 Tuesday, 12:15pm EDT The Heyman Center, Columbia University

Danielle Allen, Professor of Classics at the Institute for Advanced Study and a recipient of the Macarthur "Genius" Grant, discussed Plato as a knowing political strategist. Columbia professors Nadia Urbinati and Katja Vigt served as respondents.