The Life of Hypatia of Alexandria w/ Dr. Bruce MacLennan

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Dr. Bruce MacLennan on the "Mythicist Milwaukee Show"

Dr. Bruce J. MacLennan is the author of the book “Wisdom of Hypatia” . He has a BS in mathematics  from Florida State University, and an MS and PhD in computer science from Purdue University. He was a senior software engineer at Intel, and a professor at the Naval Postgraduate School and the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. His research is in artificial intelligence, artificial life, self-organizing systems, and philosophy of mind.

For more than forty years, MacLennan has also been a student of ancient Greek and Roman philosophy and religion. He has published journal articles and book chapters on Neoplatonic spiritual practices, Jungian psychology, and neurotheology. MacLennan is invited regularly to give international presentations and offers regular workshops on Neoplatonic spiritual practice, Pythagoreanism, theurgy, and related subjects. 

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Dr. MacLennan shares who Hypatia of Alexandria was and what her life looked like in Egypt. He shares the wisdom that she has passed down through the generations and how her teachings can still benefit modern day society. If you were ever interested in Hypatia and what she stood for, this is a must listen interview for you.