Cornell University

Poetic Justice: Rereading Plato's Republic

Wednesday, September 19, 2018 at 4:30pm to 5:30pm

Olin Library, Room 107
Olin Library, Ithaca, NY 14850, USA

In a Chats in the Stacks book talk, Jill Frank, professor in the Department of Government at Cornell, will present her new book, Poetic Justice: Rereading Plato's Republic (University of Chicago Press, 1 edition; January 2018). She will discuss the unique insights to be gained from appreciating Plato’s dialogs as written texts. 

Professor Frank is also the author of A Democracy of Distinction.

This book talk is sponsored by Olin Library. Light refreshments served.

Event Type

Author Appearance, Lecture, Presentation

Departments

Cornell University Library, Classics, Government, Olin Library

Tags

cascal, Cornell University Library, CUL, book talk, olin library, Plato, cashum, classicsevents, govtcal

Website

https://www.library.cornell.edu/about...

Contact E-Mail

okuref@cornell.edu

Contact Name

Lynn Bertoia

Contact Phone

(607) 255-4144

Speaker

Jill Frank

Speaker Affiliation

Department of Government

Dept. Web Site

https://olinuris.library.cornell.edu/events

Disability Access Information

https://www.library.cornell.edu/services/disability

Open To

Free and open to all

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