Category Archives: Basic Program

LESSONS FROM PLUTARCH

George Anastaplo [This talk, with its notes, may be found in George Anastaplo, “Lessons for the Student of Law: The Oklahoma Lectures,” 20 Oklahoma City University Law Review 44-69 (1965). There is added here the table of contents for this … Continue reading

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Joel Rich and the Dreyfus Challenge

Comments by George Anastaplo at the Joel Allan Rich Memorial Event at the Chicago Cultural Center, December 2, 2011:           I. I have been privileged to recognize Joel Rich recently in two public statements which have been posted on the … Continue reading

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ON A SOMETIMES INSTRUCTIVE SELF-INDULGENCE IN NUMEROLOGY

George Anastaplo It is not possible to find in all geometry more difficult and intricate questions, or more simple and lucid explanations, [than those offered by Archimedes]. Some ascribe this to his natural genius, while others think that incredible effort … Continue reading

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If you’re as good as you look, why aren’t you a University of Chicago Professor?

by George Anastaplo (a talk given at the Hyde Park Historical Society, Chicago, Illinois, November 16, 2003.) Well I know when you leave this lodging of the dead that you and your ship will put ashore again at the island … Continue reading

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