Month: March 2013
Speaker: Dr. Stephen J. Costello, Director, Victor Frankl Institute of Ireland
Topic: Depression and the Search for Meaning
Summary: Dr. Stephen J. Costello references the etymology of depression and quotes extensively from philosphers and poets: Camus, Nietzche, Keats, de La Fontaine, Laing, Freud, Aristotle, Lichtenstein,Tennyson, Yeats, Redfield, W.H. Auden, St. Augustine, C.S. Lewis, Simone Weil, Iris Murdoch, Plato, Frankl and others.
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