Nerd Out with the Leo Strauss Center | Bleader

Thursday, December 9, 2010

Nerd Out with the Leo Strauss Center

Posted By on 12.09.10 at 04:14 PM

Sign up for our newsletters Subscribe

TED and iTunes U are nice, but if you really want to see how it was done back before relativist nihilism, the University of Chicago's Leo Strauss Center has started posting audio files of the political philosopher's courses. See if you can find the esoteric meaning, or just enjoy it for the exoteric meaning.

For a primer on Strauss, Julie Englander's 2007 cover story Defending Strauss is a good place to start.

Tags: , ,

Comments

Subscribe to this thread:

Add a comment

More by Whet Moser

  • —30—

    A farewell, and some favorite pieces from the Reader.
    • Jan 14, 2011
  • The Very Political Life of Bill Daley

    Bill Daley: lifetime centrist
    • Jan 14, 2011
  • The Hidden Hands

    The Hidden Hands

    In every successful campaign—and every dud—pros are masterminding and organizing from offstage. Meet the people behind six mayoral candidates.
    • Jan 13, 2011
  • More »

Tabbed Event Search

The Bleader Archive

Popular Stories