Here is my very practical presentation (about 25 minutes) on Epictetus’ three disciplines (desire, action, and assent), at the recent Stoicon-X Toronto. Based on my book with Greg Lopez, A Handbook for New Stoics: How to Thrive in a World Out of Your Control―52 Week-by-Week Lessons.
Watch this very short excerpt (a bit more than a minute) from an interview I did for a documentary on free will:
Then check out the other excerpts (including one with Dan Dennett) here.
In this episode of The Switch podcast, the hosts speak with my friend Greg Lopez and yours truly, as co-authors of the new book A Handbook for New Stoics. This conversation explores new territory concerning the philosophy of Stoicism, by talking about Stoic foundations and practice, especially in regards to the practical exercises laid out in A Handbook for New Stoics.
Here is an interview (about 23 minutes) I recently did with the Institute of Art and Ideas, the folks who put out two HowTheLightGetsIn festivals in the UK every year. We talk about Stoicism, of course, but also my other passion: scientific skepticism and the variety of pseudosciences.