We don’t know much about female Stoics, except perhaps some of the daughters of famous Stoics who appear also to have been influenced by Stoics. For example, Porcia Catonis, the daughter of Cato of Utica, is portrayed in a manner that suggests she may have been a Stoic, as is Fannia, the daughter of Thrasea,… Continue reading Lady Stoics #3: Annia Cornificia Faustina Minor
The novel East of Eden by John Steinbeck mentions The Meditations of Marcus Aurelius and literary critics have found Stoic themes throughout the narrative.
Some notes on the importance of the mythical Hercules for the Cynic-Stoic tradition, and a link to the new action movie.
Short article containing a brief account of Porcia Catonis, the daughter of the Stoic hero Cato of Utica, who was herself portrayed as a female Stoic by Plutarch.
Some excerpts from Diogenes Laertius, discussing the close relationship between ancient Cynicism and Stoicism.