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Amor Mundi, July 24th 2016 – #100in10 Edition

Arendt vs. Trump (and Schmitt) Feisal G. Mohamed writes at The Stone in The New York Times that the U.S. Presidential election can be understood as a contest between the ideas of Carl Schmitt and Hannah Arendt. “Listening to Donald J. Trump’s acceptance speech, I felt as though the election was turning into a battle…Read more Amor Mundi, July 24th 2016 – #100in10 Edition Posted on 24 July 2016 | 9:14 am

Our 2016 100/10 Membership Challenge Contests and Drawings Begin!

We at the Hannah Arendt Center are very excited about this year’s 100/10 membership challenge, especially all of the contests and drawings we have planned! Posted on 22 July 2016 | 3:17 pm

The Courage to Change: Timeless Wisdom for the Modern Age

We’re thankful to so many who attended the “Courage to Change” discussions this month, hosted alongside Joe Loizzo of the Nalanda Institute for Contemplative Science, at the Tibet House in Manhattan. We had a wonderful time discussing the ideas and actions of courageous thinkers with you. The feedback has been excellent. For those of you who missed…Read more The Courage to Change: Timeless Wisdom for the Modern Age Posted on 27 June 2016 | 4:25 pm

The Courage to Change: Mahatma Gandhi

"Class 1: Hannah Arendt and the Courage to Think" from The Courage to Change: Timeless Wisdom for the Modern Age by Joe Loizzo and Roger Berkowitz. Released: 2016. Posted on 27 June 2016 | 1:33 am

The Courage to Change: Paul Tillich

"Class 1: Hannah Arendt and the Courage to Think" from The Courage to Change: Timeless Wisdom for the Modern Age by Joe Loizzo and Roger Berkowitz. Released: 2016. Posted on 22 June 2016 | 5:18 pm

The Courage to Change: Hannah Arendt

"Class 1: Hannah Arendt and the Courage to Think" from The Courage to Change: Timeless Wisdom for the Modern Age by Joe Loizzo and Roger Berkowitz. Released: 2016. Posted on 14 June 2016 | 12:21 pm

The Courage to Change: The Dalai Lama

"Class 2: The Dalai Lama and the Courage to Care" from The Courage to Change: Timeless Wisdom for the Modern Age by Joe Loizzo and Roger Berkowitz. Released: 2016. Posted on 14 June 2016 | 12:16 pm

Amor Mundi, June 12th 2016

Hannah Arendt considered calling her magnum opus Amor Mundi: Love of the World. Instead, she settled upon The Human Condition. What is most difficult, Arendt writes, is to love the world as it is, with all the evil and suffering in it. And yet she came to do just that. Loving the world means neither…Read more Amor Mundi, June 12th 2016 Posted on 12 June 2016 | 8:00 pm

Amor Mundi 05/22/16

In this week's Amor Mundi, we take a look at the persistence of non-facts in an article by Daniel Egber for Five Thirty Eight, take a peek at the relatively unknown, but important Oulipo movement, consider a Digital Humanities and more... Posted on 22 May 2016 | 8:00 pm

Amor Mundi 05/15/16

In this week's Amor Mundi, we take a look at the persistence of non-facts in an article by Daniel Egber for Five Thirty Eight, take a peek at the relatively unknown, but important Oulipo movement, consider a Digital Humanities and more... Posted on 15 May 2016 | 8:00 pm