Plato’s Cunning: Philosophy as Political Strategy

Tuesday, April 21, 2009  6:15pm The Schapiro Center, Davis Auditorium


Free and open to the public

No registration required

First come, first seated

Danielle Allen, Professor at the Institute for Advanced Study and a recipient of the Macarthur "genius" Grant, will give the bi-annual Lionel Trilling Seminar. She will speak on "Plato's Cunning: Philosophy as Political Strategy." Columbia professors Nadia Urbinati and Katja Vogt will be discussants.


  • Danielle Allen


    Institute for Advanced Study

  • Nadia Urbinati

    Kyriakos Tsakopoulos Professor of Political Theory and Hellenic Studies

    Columbia University

  • Katja Vogt


    Columbia University


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