Post-Doc Fellow Samantha Hill reflects on dialogue between Hannah Arendt and Mary McCarthy addressing the dogmatization of ignorance within a growing culture of doubt and "feebleminded thoughtfulness."
Posted on 2 May 2016 | 8:00 pm
Arendt never gave an account of her methodology in political theory, but in her notes, we see her offering a way to engage the world of political thinking.
Posted on 14 February 2016 | 8:00 pm
Arendt’s "The Human Condition" forces us to ask the question: What does it means to be at home in the world?
Posted on 27 December 2015 | 8:00 pm
The despair expressed in Rilke's Duino Elegies is an expression of our human world and as such distills the loss we feel from gun violence.
Posted on 6 December 2015 | 8:00 pm
Donald Trump and John Stewart both tap into a desire among the American public for truth in politics.
Posted on 16 August 2015 | 8:00 pm
Samantha Hill examines the act of forgiveness and asks whether we can embrace this principle with respect to someone like Dylann Roof.
Posted on 28 June 2015 | 8:00 pm