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Plato on Rhetoric and Poetry. Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy. A summary article by Charles Griswold analyzing philosophy and poetry in Plato's Ion, Republic, Gorgias, and PhŠdrus.
Plato on Eros and Friendship. Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy. A discussion of the art and psychology of love and friendship in Lysis and the Symposium by C.D.C. Reeve.