Jan 10 • 10M

Eugenia Manolidou: Disrupting Me Stoically

Audio excerpt from Ancient Philosophy for Modern Leadership Virtual Conference

Open in playerListen on);
News, articles, interviews, events and courses, from the Plato's Academy Centre. Hosted on Substack and available from Google and Apple Podcasts.
Episode details
1 comment

This episode features Eugenia Manolidou, Head of Studies at Elliniki Agogi, School of Ancient Greek. This is an audio excerpt from Eugenia’s talk titled "Disrupting me Stoically" at the Plato’s Academy Centre virtual conference “Ancient Philosophy for Modern Leadership”.


  • How Eugenia became interested in the practical value of philosophy

  • How Plutarch’s On Tranquillity of Mind helped her

  • The Greek concept of euthymia in Seneca’s On Tranquillity

  • Christianity and Stoicism

  • Why “successful” people are sometimes still unfulfilled at the end of their lives

  • Taking charge of Elliniki Agogi — adopting a new perspective on teaching Greek

  • What it means to “Stoically disrupt” and reinvent oneself

See our EventBrite profile page for details of forthcoming events:


Thanks for reading Plato's Academy Centre Newsletter! Subscribe for free to receive new posts and support our work.

Thank you for reading Plato's Academy Centre Newsletter. This post is public so feel free to share it.