By William Shakespeare, Liang Shiqiu
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Thus Plato’s dialogue actually depicts a contest, that of drama and playwriting, between two other con- 34 encou n ter s tests—the thespian playwriting competition and the eulogies. Socrates’ ﬁnal philosophical arguments in his report from his conversations with Diotima lead to the ultimate “showdown,” in which Socrates reproaches the two exhausted playwrights for the limitations of their own particular individual skills: they know how to write only either tragedy or comedy. The Symposium can be viewed as a multileveled expression of this competitive spirit, with Plato’s text in itself, both in form and content, literally “performing” the contest between philosophy and drama, crowning Socrates the philosopher, who through the philosophical discourse is apparently capable of combining the two genres.
It is the journey from one place to another, and in some cases even the exilic, unending journey without a deﬁned goal, except for the need to escape to somewhere else. In all of the four encounters presented, the travelers become inscribed by the road, at the same time as the road becomes an inscription, or a text, announcing both dangers and accidents on the uncertain journey to a desired or fortuitous goal. Benjamin and Brecht discussed Kafka’s The Next Village (“Das Nächste Dorf ”), about the rider setting out on a journey from one village to the next who will probably never arrive.
Each of us, then, is a “matching-half” of a human whole, because each was sliced like a ﬂatﬁsh, two out of one, and each of us is always seeking the half that matches him. (474, 191d) Aristophanes goes on to explain that the search for these counterparts depends on the mix of genders of the original four-legged creature, expressing three distinct possibilities of union between humans: man and woman (the androgynes), woman and woman, and man and man. Besides being the source of the sexual preference of every two-legged individual, the desire for the missing half also serves as a metaphor for the reuniﬁcation and ultimate unity of tragedy and comedy through philosophy for which Socrates is supposedly advocating in his discussion with the two drowsy playwrights.