PHI 1500 Philosophy of Love

(formerly PHI 150)

A radical, in-depth, personal, and philosophical investigation into the experience of love as the catalyst for growth, maturity and individuation within and for one’s achievement of personhood. The required readings in the course will come from Plato, C.S. Lewis and other writers in the field. The instructor will also employ a cinematic approach to the areas under discussion with a viewing and discussion of a selection of pertinent films having the experience of love as their central focus.