Diotima


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Diotima

prophetess, teacher of Socrates, speaks of an ideal love. [Gk. Lit.: Plato Symposium in Brewer Handbook]
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Room 1.62, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, Universiti Brunei Darussalam, Jalan Tungku Link, BE1410, Brunei Darussalam; email: diotima.chattoraj@ubd.edu.bn.
Tanto a figura de Socrates como Daimon, ou mediador, quanto a fala de Diotima, que traca um percurso para o alcance da contemplacao do inteligivel descrita ou guiada por quem ja trilhou aquele caminho, acaba falando de um processo pedagogico.
The figure of the "Ahrenleser" resurfaces in Holderlins depiction of Diotima, the embodiment of nature's divine beauty.
It was Diotima, a mystical seer with a quasi-divine status, explains Socrates, "who taught me erotics" ([phrase omitted]).
In The Symposium, Diotima discusses the concept of "spiritual pregnancy." In one example of such a pregnancy, Diotima says that a soul bears within itself wisdom.
Another Mother: Diotima and the Symbolic Order of Italian Feminism
Jan O'Malley gave a program on the Goddess Diotima, who is referenced in our book of rituals.
Crucially, Socrates' metaphysical conception of love draws on the insights of a priestess, Diotima, the only intellectually engaged female character in the whole dialogue, a testament to Plato's proto-feminist tendencies which defied the suffocating patriarchy of his time.
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Se trataria, tambien, de tomar en serio a Platon cuando, por boca de Diotima, afirma en El banquete que Eros no es propiamente un dios, sino un daimon y, ademas, que es filosofo: !un filosofo daimonico!
(2) Encore: l'introduction du discours d'Alcibiade tout de suite apres le discours austere de la pretresse Diotima, lorsque le programme propose par les symposiastes semblait avoir ete accompli, serait totalement inutile si l'objectif de Platon etait simplement celui de desapprouver le comportement d'Alcibiade et d'excuser les attitudes politiques de Socrate, comme le suggere Leon Robin dans sa Notice a la celebre traduction des Belles Lettres.
Lovecraft's works, specifically Lewis's novels Out of the Silent Planet (1938) and Perelandra (1943), and Lovecraft's stories "The White Ship" (1919), "The Dream Quest of Unknown Kadath" (1927; pub.1943), "The Silver Key" (1929), and "Through the Gates of the Silver Key" (1934) can be read as interpretive commentaries on some of Plato's most famous myths, namely the Republic's allegory of the cave; the myth of the metals; the myth of Gyges; the myth of Er; and finally Diotima's concept of the ladder of knowledge (from the Symposium).