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David Roochnik

Boston University

Professor David Roochnik is the Chair of Philosophy at Boston University. He earned his Ph.D. from Pennsylvania State University in 1981 Professor Roochnik has written extensively on the topics of Greek philosophy, Greek Literature, and ancient and modern rhetoric. His publications include Retrieving Aristotle in an Age of Crisis, Retrieving the Ancients: An Introduction to Greek Philosophy, Beautiful City: The Dialectical Character of Plato's Republic, Art and Wisdom: Plato's Understanding of Techne, and The Tragedy of Reason: Toward a Platonic Conception of Logos.