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Lesbian Protestant Science!

Ha, got your attention with that title, right?

In this blog, I’d like to showcase the three running comics series I have right now: one is for lesbian magazine… 205 more words

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Platonia

An Homage to Plato’s Allegory of the Cave  A woman awakens in a cave

Her vision is blurred, her lips are dry
she tries so hard to see the flame… 303 more words

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Quest for God 8

To draw parallels and affinities between the media of art on the one hand and of religion on the other is, I suggest, a useful approach.  568 more words

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Socrates's Failure In The Lysis

Plato’s Lysis dialogue is unique for several reasons. It is one of the shortest Platonic dialogues and it is recounted by Socrates to an unknown individual or group of individuals after the fact. 354 more words

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Kennedy on Philosophy vs. Rhetoric

I recently ran across and interesting quote concerning the differences between philosophy and rhetoric as orientations for viewing the world from George Kennedy:

The disagreement between Plato and the sophists over rhetoric was not simply an historical contingency, but reflects a fundamental cleavage between two irreconcilable ways of viewing the world.

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Thoughts

Thoughts are constantly swarming my mind, be them good or bad. Plato said that it was good to think, to logically think  and think about a decision before you make it, and it is these thought processes that allow people to become experts at making decisions. 279 more words

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