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Narelle Arcidiacono Dramatic Philosophy Workshop

Narelle Arcidiacono held a series of Dramatic Philosophy workshops in Cape Town in August 2013. This film was shot while observing her work with a group of 5...
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Philosophy and Drama

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I hope that this Greek production about a famous Greek will remind us of the fact that Greece has been the source of so many of the great aspects of our western democratic culture.
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"It is arguable that philosophy and drama never go well together, no matter what form the conjunction takes. A number of classical scholars have suggested that Plato's philosophical dialogues were performed as live dramas at some of the great Athenian dramatic festivals such as the City Dionysia. But while there have been many famous philosophical dialogues written since Plato's time, for example by Anselm, Berkeley and Hume, they are not drama but just talking heads."

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