Philosophy, medicine for the soul

The criticism and debt of the ancient philosophers to ancient medicine and dietetics



Blogs on translating Ilsetraut Hadot’s famous work on Seneca & the ancient practice of philosophy as the spiritual direction. Each entry considers one chapter or section of this groundbreaking work as it is being translated, so English-reading Stoics can get a sense of the text.

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Castalian Stream

Articles on philosophy, psychology & classical thought (notably Stoic), aimed at renewing, spreading, and applying these ideas today.