Encyclopedia Article on My Research in Continuum Companion to Plato

Gerald A. Press, Debra Nails, and Harold Tarrant, the editors of The Continuum Companion to Plato (forthcoming, 2012), were kind enough to include an article on the musical structure of Plato’s dialogues. After some brief background in Greek music theory, I summarised the evidence for musical symbolism in Plato’s Symposium in a way that would enable its readers to verify the presence of the embedded scales themselves.


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Centre for the History of Science, Technology, and Medicine, Manchester University
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