Discussion due in 7 hours.. 400 words.. DISCUSSION QUESTION
Aesop, the former Greek slave, allegedly became emancipated due to his wit and skill in story telling.
His works influenced other great authors and philosophers in their writings and schools of thought. Many of his fables transcend time, and are used as bed time stories.
We’ll take a look at two:
https://aesopsfables.org/F161_The-House-Dog-and-the-Wolf.html(Links to an external site.)
https://aesopsfables.org/F19_The-Kingdom-of-the-Lion.html(Links to an external site.)
How do the two stories present freedom and liberty? Are they similar or different?
How can this be interpreted as a representation in Greek life as well as in today’s society?
Many people believe that the United States is the pinnacle of freedom and liberty in the modern world. Are we? Explain. What does it mean to be free?