“The limits of my language mean the limits of my world” – Wittgenstein
This is a topic that I have been thinking a lot about for the past couple of weeks – in fact, I’ve even wrote a couple of posts touching on this idea.974 more words
Most experimental music is of a form that is nearly unlistenable to the hyper-cultured ear of today’s listener. Rhythms are broken and chopped. Audio is distorted beyond recognition. 534 more words
The Coen Brothers’ filmography as the bridge between noir, nihilism and a post-scientific world.
Let’s start from the beginning. As it happens, this essay was supposed to be about something completely different. 2,426 more words
I recently read this fun article on Wittgenstein’s philosophy of language: https://qz.com/1261293/ludwig-wittgenstein-was-the-great-philosopher-of-the-20th-century-he-also-invented-the-emoji/. It suggests that Wittgenstein invented the emoji and, using that claim as a kind of foil, explores his philosophy of language. 367 more words