Writings for a General Audience

Talks, Lectures, &c.

The Dangers of Democracy: Lessons from Plato for Modern America.”
The perils of a democratic constitution, and the initiatory role of poetry, in Plato’s Republic.
Remarks prepared for a public symposium, “Ancient Greek Insights for Today‚Äôs America: A Philosophical Conversation” at Carroll College (Helena, Montana), September 2019.