Philosophy and Music: A Dialog and a Dance

PHILOSOPHY AND MUSIC: A DIALOGUE AND DANCE SHARON LEBELL THURSDAY, SEP 29, 3 PM (PT) REGISTER NOW ABOUT THE EVENT Sometimes we need to shut up and listen. To drop all the words, all our reflexive attempts to put experience into verbal categories, our bids for cleverness. Music has important messages for us that transcend […]

How Women can Upgrade Modern Stoicism

HOW WOMEN CAN UPGRADE MODERN STOICISM SHARON LEBELL THURSDAY, OCTOBER 27, 3 PM (PT) REGISTER NOW ABOUT THE EVENT Women have joined the modern Stoic conversation, and are now key contributors to this burgeoning philosophical movement. What does the female perspective add that Stoicism, traditionally conceived and interpreted by men, needs? A lot.  HOSTED BY […]

Making Meaning in Spite of Absurdity and Evil

MAKING MEANING IN SPITE OF ABSURDITY AND EVIL SHARON LEBELL THURSDAY, AUGUST 25, 3 PM (PT) REGISTER NOW ABOUT THE EVENT If we keep up with world events, it is difficult to avoid despair or nihilism. There is so much work that needs doing to repair our world. Lest we lose heart, it is important […]

The Poetic Genius of Heraclitus

THE POETIC GENIUS OF HERACLITUS JOSHUA BERTOLOTTI THURSDAY, AUG 18, 3 PM (PT) REGISTER NOW ABOUT THE EVENT Hail to Heraclitus! For some strange reason, I have been gnawed at by the question of how one can change their life. This question naturally brought to the wisdom of the Greek philosopher Heraclitus (c. 535 – […]

The Heroism and Vulnerability of Marcus Aurelius

THE HEROISM & VULNERABILITY OF MARCUS AURELIUS JUAN PEREZ THURSDAY, AUG 11, 3 PM (PT) REGISTER NOW ABOUT THE EVENT Marcus Aurelius has had a heavy influence on my life. He was a philosopher and a leader, but most importantly a conscious human being. In his Meditations, you can feel his pain, struggle and the […]