Tags » Pierre Hadot » Page 2

The Practice of Irony in Pierre Hadot

Pierre Hadot is well-known for his idea that philosophy is not a merely professional endeavor or simply a system of ideas but is a way of living, a practice for which one must engage in “exercise” or “training” ( 1,874 more words


Panel on Philosophical Inquiry as Spiritual Exercise

In other news, I’ll be speaking at CIIS in SF on Thursday, April 19. The session is free and open to all in the area. Details below.


Article Forthcoming in Explorations in Media Ecology

I’m happy to report that Explorations in Media Ecology, the journal of the Media Ecology Association, will publish my article “Media Ecology and Bios Theoretikos… 238 more words


A Philologist's Distinctions: Paul Anderson and PowerDots

Ancient philosophy proposed to mankind an art of living. By contrast, modern philosophy appears above all as the construction of a technical jargon reserved for specialists. 1,087 more words

Media Ecology, Practice, & Philosophy (Video)

A talk I gave recently at the California Institute of Integral Studies in San Francisco, CA.