are asked to read a selection from Plato's classic work Phaedo before
attending the Art & Science Seminar for Defining
Life and Death. The reading is offered here for
free download in PDF format. Also included in the PDF is a
brief introduction from our seminar facilitator, Tom Simpson,
encourage you to read all of Phaedo, only pages
22-44 of this PDF are required for the seminar discussion.
here to download Phaedo.
on our website is the classic translation by Benjamin Jowett.
For participants who want to own a copy in book form, the
same translation is available, bound with other dialogues,
in paperback from Prometheus Books, ISBN 0-87975-496-6.