For most seagulls flying is just a means to finding food and survival. But for Jonathan Livingston Seagull, flying has a higher purpose: it is life itself. He discovers how to master the art of flying and living.
In our lecture, we will explore the deep meaning behind this fable and how can we, too, apply the same wisdom in our daily lives. We will do so by investigating the concept of master and disciple and with the help of classic philosophers such as Aristotle, Plato and Pythagoras.