The team discuss Letter From Birmingham Jail, exploring the influence of Martin Luther King Jr’s Christian faith on his work, and lessons for non-violence.
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The team explore Roger Scruton’s Pleasure vs Happiness, discussing his distinction between pleasure and happiness, and lack of beauty in contemporary art.
Luke, Kiara & Victoria look at The Lady of Shalott, discussing the poem’s focus on medieval technique, and what the team got out of the text.
Luke & Kiara discuss A Study in Scarlet, exploring the character of Sherlock Holmes, its influence up to today, and the story’s treatment of the LDS church.
Luke & Victoria explore Macbeth, discussing free will and predestination, the consequences of sin in the order of nature, and true masculinity & femininity.
In this episode, Luke, Kiara & Victoria discuss George Bernard Shaw and the controversial ending to his play Pygmalion.
Luke and Victoria look at Ovid’s fables of Echo & Narcissus, discussing the mytho-historical format and C.S. Lewis’ theory that the fables are satirical.