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
October 15 (Thu), 2015: Colloquium: Janice Tanaka, Producer of documentary film "Right of Passage
Join us for the premiere of the new documentary on the successful campaign for wartime reparations for Japanese American citizens followed by a Q&A session with the film’s producer
November 10: Enrollment period begins; runs until Nov. 30
November 12 (Thu), 2015: Two-minute pitches at the Skirball Center
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