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
We come across a collection of books in Arendt's library that exemplifies her interest in trying to understand religion and its political influence.
Posted on 23 July 2015 | 7:58 pm
In our Amor Mundi, we identify the recent church shooting in Charleston as a speakable act, reflect on the Pope's views about climate change, and much more.
Posted on 21 June 2015 | 8:01 pm
Jennifer M. Hudson uses Arendt and David Eggers' The Circle to understand man's quest to free himself from nature and to infinitely expand his knowledge.
Posted on 24 May 2015 | 11:00 pm
Kazue Koishikawa challenges us to meditate on how the "political" relates to humanity and to understand why Arendt feels the public realm is diminishing.
Posted on 4 May 2015 | 10:00 am
In this week's Amor Mundi, we reflect on how solitude can provide our inner voices with room to flourish, and much more!
Posted on 16 March 2015 | 11:30 am
Johannes Lang explores the moral and political consequences of emotion entering into the public sphere.
Posted on 23 February 2015 | 10:00 am
Bertrand Russell provides this week's Thoughts on Thinking.
Posted on 14 January 2015 | 10:00 am
Kazue Koishikawa reflects on Arendt's observation that thinking acquires political significance when we think beyond our own limitations.
Posted on 29 December 2014 | 10:00 am
In this week's Library feature, we acknowledge how Aristotle helped shape Arendt's philosophy.
Posted on 12 December 2014 | 10:00 am