What are the liberal arts? Do they have any practical value in the 21st century? How does the W&J curriculum adhere to the ideals of the liberal arts while offering outstanding preparation for post-college life? We will consider such questions in this seminar. The discussion will center on “The Allegory of the Cave,” an excerpt from Plato’s Republic.
Advanced Assignment: The Allegory of the Cave by Plato
Dr. Steven Malinak, Associate Professor of Chemistry