Paul Cantor X

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  • CH. 1 : Comedy and Skepticism

    Why might comedy be more akin to philosophy than tragedy? What can it teach us that tragedy might not? Paul Cantor explains.

    00:15 - 13:05

  • CH. 2 : Shakespeare and Comedy

    Paul Cantor shares his perspective on Shakespeare’s comedies, and describes some of their most important features.

    13:05 - 46:32

  • CH. 3 : Love and friendship

    What do Shakespeare’s comedies teach us about romantic love, friendship, nature, and convention? Cantor and Kristol discuss.

    46:32 - 1:23:40