Ancient Literature was one of the hardest courses I had to take. Not because the material was necessarily hard (although in many cases it was), but because it was so hard to form a connection with the pieces. I am not suggesting that one has to be able to relate to every single piece of […]

This paper was written as a take home exam, I’m guessing to answer the question “compare and contrast how the different characters of Plato’s Symposium define ‘love’”. I must admit it is not my best work, as it reads more like a summary than a critically formulated essay. Nevertheless, reading a summary that was supposed […]