Why read Boethius today? | Curio

Why read Boethius today?

20 mins | Oct 10, 2020

The perennial relevance of Boethius. In 'The Consolation of Philosophy', Boethius dramatises a debate about human reason and its limits that resonates with our modern world. John Marenbon, in Aeon magazine, explains why the 6th century philosopher's work is just as pertinent to us as it was to Boethius's contemporary readers.

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From Aeon