Dead White Men Go Dancing: CC Selections in Song
Written by Bwog Staff
Sometimes Bwog procrastinates by reading Bwog. While digging through our archives, we found this gem of a playlist by 2006 CC prof Dermot Albert Ryan.
Descartes, Meditations on First Philosophy
The Police: “Spirits in the Material World”
Locke, Second Treatise of Government
The Beatles: “Mother Nature’s Son”
Hebrew Bible, Ecclesiastes
The Byrds: “Turn! Turn! Turn!”
New Testament, Gospels
The Velvet Underground: “Jesus”
Aristotle, The Nicomachean Ethics
The White Stripes: “We’re Going to be Friends”
De Las Casas, On the Just Causes for War Against the Indians
Neil Young: “Cortez the Killer”
Machiavelli, The Prince
The Clash: “I Fought the Law”
Listen to the full playlist here, courtesy of David Fine.
Any other suggestions? Leave them in the comments!