Book Club | April 2017: Xenophon’s Apology of Socrates

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The April Book Club selection features Xenophon’s Apology of Socrates.

Join in by reading this month’s Book Club selection, a short text by Xenophon about Socrates.

The hangout discussion will be on Tuesday, April 25 at 11 a.m. EDT. It might be interesting to compare Xenophon’s view with Plato’s, who also wrote an Apology of Socrates (which you can find in the Sourcebook.)

You can read any translation you like. There are free online translations.

For those who wish to read the original:

You can start the discussion here in the forum, and the hangout meeting will be on Tuesday, April 25 at 11 a.m. EDT

Happy readings!