Plato’s Theaetetus 4

PLATO’S THEAETETUS 4 JUDITH STOVE From Section 166, Socrates now assumes the persona of the late Protagoras, and gives a long speech (until 168c). It’s pretty funny. He perfectly reproduces the ‘more in sorrow than in anger,’ pompous, demeanour which we might associate with such a senior sophist. There are rhetorical questions and lots of […]