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Thinking Time, Drinking Time: A Beginner’s Thought (1)

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Somewhere in the world it’s 3 o’clock

Time to get out of school and think

Somewhere in the world it’s 5pm

And quittin time means it’s time to drink…

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Philosophy

GOD IS DEAD or THE END OF THE SUPRASENSORY

According to Heidegger, Nietzsche’s statement that God is dead is referring not just to the Christian God but to the general suprasensory world, or the realm of Ideas and ideals. 362 more words

Philosophy

Philosophy Forum 11/02/2016- Marion Steel: Daring to Play: Art, Life and Therapy, From Heidegger to Gadamer, By Way of Barthes’ Punctum and the Paintings of Paul Klee

Dear All

continuing with our mix of art, psychoanalysis and phenomenology, this week the forum will look at the above paper.

The meeting is in the usual UL102 14:15-15:45 and the reading is available here.

With best wishes

Graham

Psychoanalysis

It's the Little Things

It’s the little things. A penetrating glance. A stream of light. Preparing a meal. Writing a blog. A child’s smile. The joy experienced is owed not to the glance, the streaming light, the meal or the child’s smile. 181 more words

Annotated Bookshelf: What is Called Thinking?

Heidegger, Martin. What is Called Thinking? Translated by J. Glenn Gray. New York: Harper Perennial, 2004.

“If we receive the answer we were expecting,” … 411 more words

Bookshelf

Moving Forward

“Indeed, we philosophers and “free spirits” feel, when he hear the news that “the old god is dead,” as if a new dawn is shone on us; our heart overflows with gratitude, amazement, premonitions, expectation. 348 more words

Mosaafer, Entry 5: Back on the Road

It’s been a while since I’ve updated this blog. Last update was on my train to New York City from Montreal in late October. I stopped posting shortly thereafter. 1,314 more words

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