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Putting Plotinus back in the jungle

At long last, I have turned in the first chapter of my dissertation.  I have a concern that it is too long at 74 pages, with a 4 page introduction, but I will let my adviser decide that.  1,108 more words

Dissertation Progress

An appeal

We are planning to publish a collection based on the conference we held in December 2013. To supplement these we have invited a number of additional contributions in various thematic areas.  135 more words

Plot Challenge of the Week

It never ends. I’m finished with all my work for this semester, and now I’ve started into Summa of the Summa, Peter Kreeft’s summary of Thomas Aquinas’  192 more words

Writing Challenge

Grinworthy Quotes (4)

I apologize for taking so long to post another one of these. Here is Nicholas of Cusa (a.k.a. Cusano, a.k.a. Nikolaus von Kues) (1401–1464) on the primacy of intelligent people from… 90 more words


R’s last post

No amount of reflection helped me this morning. I was reflecting about my toaster. It broke and the two of us had a little struggle. … 605 more words