Photo of the young Benardete

What’s New

Some audio recordings of Benardete’s courses at N.Y.U. and the New School are now available for online use, thanks to the New School Archives Digital Collections. [Posted June 12, 2019.]

The Eccentric Core: The Thought of Seth Benardete, co-edited by Ronna Burger and Patrick Goodin, is available in paperback from St. Augustine’s Press. View contents and cover. [Feb. 13, 2018.]

We are trying to determine whether Benardete taught a course on Homer’s Odyssey in the 1970s at N.Y.U. If you attended such a course, please let us know the semester and year. Write to us at contact[at] [May 5, 2017.]

video (1:03:37) of a lecture given by Benardete in Munich in 1999, entitled “Socrates and Plato: The Dialectics of Eros,” is available on YouTube. [January 30, 2016]

See the Guide to the Work of Seth Benardete at the Contemporary Thinkers website. [January 30, 2016]

Ronna Burger discusses Benardete with Bill Kristol in a video (28:48) on the Contemporary Thinkers website. [January 30, 2016]

The Collection Guide (.pdf) to The Seth Benardete Papers is available online at the New School Archives. The contents of the Papers are accessible via hyperlinks in the Collection Guide. [January 6, 2015]

Photo credit: Jacqueline Gourevitch

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