Alexamenus of Teos
Alexamenus of Teos (Greek: Τήιος Ἀλεξαμενός) was, according to Aristotle in his dialogue On Poets, the first person who wrote Socratic dialogues before the time of Plato. An Aristotelian papyrus from Oxyrhynchus claims that this is merely malicious gossip by Aristotle.
- Athenaeus, xi. 505c; Diogenes Laërtius, iii. 48.
- Smith, William (1867). "Alexamenus". In William Smith. Dictionary of Greek and Roman Biography and Mythology. 1. Boston: Little, Brown and Company. p. 110. Archived from the original on 2009-04-25.
- POxy. 3219
- Paul A. Vander Waerdt, The Socratic Movement, page 33. Cornell University Press
- This article incorporates text from a publication now in the public domain: Smith, William, ed. (1870). "Alexamenus 1". Dictionary of Greek and Roman Biography and Mythology.
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