Sunday, September 29, 2013
Friday, September 27, 2013
A short overview of Virginia Woolf’s life and the Bloomsbury group. Her novel, the Waves, provides an insight into the social and psychological drama of the modern world. It is based on the experience largely that she had while at the center of this literary circle called the Bloomsbury group.
Wednesday, September 25, 2013
Among the symptoms of the demise of systems of sacred transcendence: failure to comprehend the modern crisis, failure to appreciate the Biblical role in the cause and cure for this crisis.
René Girard discovered this process by reading novels.
Tuesday, September 17, 2013
“Wherever the virtue of supernatural light is absent everything is obedient to mechanical laws as blind and exact as the laws of gravitation.”
Wednesday, September 11, 2013
Max Picard notices about the modern world, that the first person pronoun is overused.