- Blood tells the truth very quickly.
- Nazism: Illusion, Waste
- Trump and War and Cinema
- Sloterdijk’s Jesuits
- Can Mystical Landscapes Be Other-Wise?
- From Topology to Dromology: A Brief Sketch of Paul Virilio
- A Secular Church? McLuhan, Catholicism, and the War of Identity
- Pope Francis, Software Pope
- Paul Virilio and the Bunker Church to St. Bernadette
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Monthly Archives: July 2013
In The Self-Overcoming of Nihilism, Nishitani discusses the problem of nihilism in western philosophy, presenting a genealogy of sorts that includes a variety of intriguing figures. There is an entire chapter entiteld “Nihilism in Russia,” and Berdyaev curiously appears in … Continue reading
Human experience is a series of starts and stops. To be human is to navigate the reality of time and space, to deal with ourselves in motion. There are psychological states which help or harm our ability to be in … Continue reading
As I was writing today, it hit me that Kierkegaard’s notion of repetition bears some interesting similarities to the hilarious apocalyptic satire by Walker Percy, Love in the Ruins. The book revolves around a southern doctor, Thomas Moore (descendant of … Continue reading
If freedom here [in repetition as a religious movement] now discovers an obstacle, then it must lie in freedom itself. Freedom now shows itself not to be in its perfection in man but to be disturbed. This disturbance, however, must … Continue reading
“In a minute I shall be there where my soul longs to be, there where ideas spume with elemental fury, where thoughts arise uproariously like nations in migration, there where at other times there is a stillness like the deep … Continue reading