June 12, 2012

Students’ questions arising from lecture “The good life in reflexive communities: Aristotle & Lash”

Questions my students asked: Isn’t a world of good lives in reflexive communities too utopian?.. how does what you are saying...what do you mean by...do you have examples of...?
May 28, 2012

Lecture on the good life in the reflexive community: Aristotle & Lash

Instead of looking to science to stop our world from ending, we need to look at ourselves and learn to imagine and create a new world… Slavoj Zizek
June 11, 2010

Lectures on Ancient Greek Economy & Leisure

Why do we work? According to Aristotle, to sustain ourselves materially. Why do we sustain ourselves materially? For the sake alone of material sustenance and more material sustenance, and more, or even simply of material pleasure? Can our enquiry simply rest here?