Lectures

Here you can access various lectures of mine on classics, philosophy, and literature from my YouTube channel.

THE EPIC OF GILGAMESH

  1. Gilgamesh as the Hero King
  2. Sex and Civilization (Reflections on Enkidu)
  3. Humbaba and the Plant of Life

GREEK CLASSICS AND PHILOSOPHY

A. Thucydides

  1. The Origins and Philosophy of the Peloponnesian War
  2. Athenian Exceptionalism & Pericles’ Funeral Oration
  3. Geopolitics and the Melian Dialogue
  4. Corruption of Language and Morality

B. Plato

C. The Greek Myths

GERMAN IDEALISM

  1. Introduction to German Idealism: Kant, Fichte, and Schelling
  2. Introduction to Hegel

DANTE

  1. Understanding the Circles of Hell
  2. The Relationship Between Dante and Virgil
  3. The Symbolism of Hell and Political Allegory

IBN KHALDUN

  1. Introduction and Summary
  2. Asabiyyah
  3. Geopolitics and Geographic Dialectic
  4. Law, Bureaucracy, and State Decadence