In this episode, I discuss the fragmentary writings of Parmenides, one of Greece’s earliest metaphysicians. Sources: Fragments: https://en.wikisource.org/wiki/Fragments_of_Parmenides SEP article:
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Born sometime around 200 BCE Jia Yi was a prolific author and powerful – if occasionally out of favour –
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Hello all and welcome to my new series Marginalia where I do a deep dive into various texts, and sometimes
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The late classical period covers the time following the collapse of the Mauryan empire through the Brahminical synthesis and developments