Philodemus

[Revised entry by David Blank on August 4, 2014. Changes to: Main text] Philodemus of Gadara (ca. 110 - ca. 30 BCE) was an Epicurean philosopher and epigrammatist who, having studied in the
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[Revised entry by David Blank on August 4, 2014. Changes to: Main text] Philodemus of Gadara (ca. 110 - ca. 30 BCE) was an Epicurean philosopher and epigrammatist who, having studied in the Epicurean school at Athens led by Zeno of Sidon, moved to Italy, probably in the 70's BCE. There he may have lived in the Greek town of Naples,...

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