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Season 4, Episode 1: Donald Robertson on How to Think Like a Roman Emperor

You know who else thought about death often? Ancient Roman Stoics including the Emperor Marcus Aurelius. In this episode we chat about what practical philosophy meant to these powerful practitioners and why it feels so modern. A not to be missed discussion.

Coming up October 17, 2020: StoicCon

Further Reading: How to Think Like a Roman Emperor: The Stoic Philosophy of Marcus Aurelius By Donald Robertson

Guest Website: Donald Robertson

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