13 - Plato’s Republic 3: City of Pigs, Army of Dogs

Good in Theory: A Political Philosophy Podcast

Oct 5 2020 • 41 mins


This episode covers the first part of book 2 of  Republic. Glaucon and Adeimantus take over the conversation with Socrates and challenge him to prove that it’s good to be good. Glaucon gets wild with a ring of invisibility. The gang builds a utopian city of pigs and meets an army of good-natured dogs.

Pod Art: Marijke Bouchier
Theme music: David Zikotivz, Clayton Tapp
Ancient music: Michael Levy
Editing, episode art and social: Sepideh
Adeimantus: Rebecca Amzallag
Glaucon: Zachary Amzallag

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