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

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dateApril 21, 2009 timeTuesday, 12:15pm EDT location 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.