Month: February 2011

Death – Symbolism in Holbein’s Ambassadors

For those on the RPE301 Love, Sex and Death module – we were talking about this in class, on Tuesday…[youtube]

Death and the Greeks

For those doing RPE209 and RPE301, but really for anyone interested, a discussion point has been raised by Jeremy Stangroom on the Talking Philosophy website. Jeremy asks the following: In the Phaedo, Cebes suggests to Socrates that a…

The Philosopher’s Stone

A new philosophy e-journal, The Philosopher’s Stone, has been launched. It is early days yet as it is currently looking for contributions for the first issue. It states the following: ‘The Philosopher’s Stone is an online journal of…