The Lamp

A Holderness School journal committed to critical reflection and fostering conversation around issues connected to independent schools and education in general.

Notes on Dialogue

An excellent introduction to the type of Socratic dialogue we hope to foster can be found in the excellent "Notes on Dialogue," a speech given by Stringfellow Barr, former president of St. John's College, Annapolis, and founding mind behind the great books program at both St. John's Colleges.

Click the title to read Stringfellow Barr's inspiring speech.

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