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Articles with keyword "Aristotle"

Medieval water vessel (aquamanile) showing Aristotle and Phyllis

Curio

Object Lesson: Did Aristotle Really Humiliate Himself for Phyllis?

The legend of Aristotle and Phyllis decorated everyday objects in the Middle Ages.

Mark Lilla

Conversation

A Chat with Mark Lilla about Those Who Think "History Has Gone Off Course"

An explanation of the history and effects of reactionary movements

Manuscript page from Richard Rufus's work

Curio

Rufus Refused Credit

Modest Medieval scholar's commentaries on Aristotle come to light after five hundred years

Depiction of Islamic scholar Averroës

Feature

The Islamic Scholar Who Gave Us Modern Philosophy

Averroës' writings on Aristotle shaped Western philosophy as we know it.