In this week's Amor Mundi, we reflect on the true meaning of Christmas, explore the dangers inherent in unmasking, and much more!
Posted on 27 December 2015 | 9:00 pm
We appreciate the annotations Hannah Arendt made to Baruch Spinoza's Ethics in this week's Library feature.
Posted on 20 August 2015 | 8:00 pm
“One feels very lonely in this country; this has to do in particular with the fact that everyone is very busy and that for most people the need for leisure simply ceases to exist after a certain amount of time.” – Hannah Arendt to Gershom Scholem, November 4, 1943 Hannah Arendt had lived for a…Read more Too Busy to Think
Posted on 28 May 2013 | 11:22 am
Ernst Cassirer is an oft-neglected thinker in contemporary continental philosophy. He is typically eclipsed by Martin Heidegger, whom he faced in the now famous disputation at Davos, Switzerland in the spring of 1929, which had such a dramatic effect on continental philosophy that the young Emmanuel Levinas, who attended the debate, felt as if he…Read more Ned Curthoys’ Recovery of Arendt’s Intellectual Dialogue with Ernst Cassirer
Posted on 3 January 2013 | 2:30 pm
Introduction to the third edition of The Origins of Totalitarianism with Arendt’s notes.
Posted on 22 March 2012 | 12:43 pm