What does it mean to be human?

tree-736885_1280As a humanities major, I had read many of the ancient Greek writers’ major works: Homer, Herodotus, Thucydides, Aeschylus, Sophocles, Aristophanes, Euripides, Sappho, Solon, Plato, Aristotle, Hesiod, Pindar, and several others. But Richard Jenkyns has not only reintroduced these major figures to me, but he has also revealed how complex their work was. Continue reading “What does it mean to be human?”