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Massimo Pigliucci on “The Pandemic as Exile, Seneca’s Take” — Stoic Saturdays

May 23 @ 11:30 am - 1:30 pm

Massimo Pigliucci will be talking about “The pandemic as exile, and what Seneca advises about it.”

Suggested reading: https://medium.com/@MassimoPigliucci/think-of-covid-19-as-if-you-were-in-exile-with-seneca-caf47d457260

Prof. Pigliucci has a PhD in Evolutionary Biology from the University of Connecticut and a PhD in Philosophy from the University of Tennessee. He currently is the K.D. Irani Professor of Philosophy at the City College of New York. His research interests include the philosophy of science, the relationship between science and philosophy, the nature of pseudoscience, and the practical philosophy of Stoicism.
Schedule for Stoic Saturday series:
April 18, 2:30pm ET: William Irvine on “Responding to the pandemic in a proper Stoic fashion”
April 25, 2:30pm ET: Donald Robertson on Stoic Therapy Toolkit
May 2, 2:30pm ET: Gregory Sadler on Stoic Virtue: Good, Bad & Indifferent
May 9, 2:30pm ET: Dr Walter Matweychuk on Stoicism and REBT
May 16, 2:30pm ET: Greg Lopez on Stoic Mindfulness & Buddhist Mindfulness
May 23, 2:30pm ET: Massimo Pigliucci on “The Pandemic as Exile, and what Seneca advises about it.”
May 30 2:30pm ET: Donald Robertson On Stoicism & Anger
Applying Stoicism to our lives is more important now than ever. Each Saturday we will be discussing application of Stoic ideas to our lives. This series is designed to be accessible to a general audience. Please recommend it to your friends and family.
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