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Announcing the new Plato’s Academy Centre Podcast

We’re delighted to announce that we have just launched a new podcast hosted on Substack, which is also distributed via Apple and Google Podcasts.

🎧Nancy Sherman: Courageous Defiance Plato's Academy Centre Podcast

This episode features Nancy Sherman, distinguished university professor and professor of philosophy at Georgetown University. She was also the inaugural Distinguished Chair in Ethics at the United States Naval Academy. Prof. Sherman is the author of several books including Stoic Wisdom: Ancient Lessons for Modern Resilience and Stoic Warriors, The Untold War.Thanks for reading Plato's Academy Centre Newsletter! Subscribe for free to receive new posts and support our work.Highlights* How Aristotle defines courage* Courageous leaders must defy norms* The story of Army Major Ian Fishback, whose documenting and protest of systematic torture led to the US amendment that banned the practice * The story of Susan L. Solomon who co-founded the New York Stem Cell Foundation (NYSCF) after her son was diagnosed with Type I Diabetes. See our EventBrite profile page for details of forthcoming events.Thank you for reading Plato's Academy Centre Newsletter. This post is public so feel free to share it. This is a public episode. If you would like to discuss this with other subscribers or get access to bonus episodes, visit platosacademycentre.substack.com
  1. 🎧Nancy Sherman: Courageous Defiance
  2. 🎧 Mick Mulroy: Lead Like a Spartan
  3. Who was Socrates?
  4. Eugenia Manolidou: Disrupting Me Stoically
  5. Donald Robertson: "Socrates on Leadership and Self-Discipline"