PLATO is a community with more than 400 members who meet to discover and share knowledge on an unlimited range of topics. Quantum physics to European history; modern poetry to Hollywood entertainment; all are on our menu. Subjects, old or new, are objects of our exploration. We study, explain and appreciate the world of knowledge - together.Learn More
Sept. 15 (Fri): TGIFriday -Bridge @9:00 am, Vic Discussion Group@ 10:00 am, Play Reading @10:45 am
Sept. 19 (Wed) : Brown Bag PLATO Lounge at Noon "Opening to China. A Memoir of Normalization"
Sept. 22 (Fri) : TGIFriday -Bridge @9:00 am, Vietnam War 1 @1:00pm
Sept. 29 (Fri) : TGIFriday -Bridge @9:00 am, Opera Huddle @ 10:00 am, Book Club @10:00 am, Vietnam War 2 @1:00pm
September 28 (Thurs): Colloquium at Skirball -UCLA Professor Richard Anderson - Cause for Concern: Trump Putin and Democracy
More than 20 topics are offered each term covering a broad spectrum of knowledge, literature, history, philosophy, science, sociology, economics, art and more. Our subjects are all suggested and led by our members.
George Bernard Shaw
History of Psychoanalysis