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Virtual seminar: Udo Thiel's The Early Modern Subject

Interested in self-consciousness and personal identity? This week the Descartes Research Group at Western University, lead by Benjamin Hill, is holding a virtual masters seminar on Udo Thiel’s… 99 more words

Authors And Critics

Woman Is Not Anonymous by Vanessa Rivera de la Fuente

Lately I have been reflecting on this quote of Virginia Woolf: “For most of history, Anonymous was a woman.” Here she points out the deliberate invisibilization of women’s contribution in all areas of human endeavors. 1,000 more words


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The Fifth Question

Are you the same person today as you were yesterday?

If so, how do you know?

And what does it even mean for you to be “the same person” as you were yesterday? 949 more words


Sleep Deprivation

Why is that when I have to get up early, I always sleep the worse? Any other time, I have no problem with sleeping. I slept horribly the night before, and I slept horribly last night/this morning;  hence me being awake at 4:57 AM, typing out this post. 318 more words