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When I told my daughters Erin and Joelle, on separate occasions, I was working on a theology of walking, they each responded with their characteristic respectful awe. 1,568 more words

The Death and Rebirth of Philosophy In and After Cynicism : Opening Sloterdijk

In 1983, Peter Sloterdijk published Critique of Cynical Reason which became a bestseller in its native Germany. The English edition, which is significantly shorter than the original two-volume German publication, clocks in at 547 pages. 1,152 more words

Critique Of Cynical Reason

zur anwendung in der mundhöhle

me being with people
people seeming the rock.

just because your dad notes
deference doesn’t mean the rock
will rescind. absconding the tennis
court, swearing, you look to the future and… 511 more words


Holocaust Representations: Tadeusz Borowski's This Way for the Gas, Ladies and Gentlemen

After reading, This Way for the Gas, Ladies and Gentlemen, by Tadeusz Borowski, I am provoked by many questions.

What do we do with fictional Representations of the Holocaust? 539 more words

Literature Musings

“It is what it is” or things T. W. Adorno would have hated

By Rick Elmore

There are few phrases I dislike more than “it is what it is.” It grates me something awful. However, if there is one person that would have hated it more than any of us, it’s T. 1,143 more words

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From an interview with Will Self:

I did an English S level – this is back in the seventies obviously – and deconstruction was just coming in and I started getting acquainted with things like that when I was in my teens, and thought ‘woo, no’ for all sorts of reasons. 335 more words

Lineas con cristal

Detalle arquitectónico de metal y cristal en el hospital San José, localizado en Monterrey Nuevo León.