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Structuring Thought and Imagination Brick by Brick — The Blackwell Philosophy and Pop Culture Series

Structuring thought and imagination brick by brick, Lego is more than child’s play By Sondra Bacharach You might think Lego is just a kids’ toy – one you played with as a child and now step on as you walk … Continue reading

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The Last Jedi: Nihilism, Übermenschen, and a Rey of Hope

Originally posted on The Blackwell Philosophy and Pop Culture Series:
The Last Jedi Nihilism, Übermenschen, and a Rey of Hope by Edwardo Pérez The Force Awakens ended beautifully, with Rey and Luke Skywalker staring at each other, standing atop an…

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Artist Francis Bacon on the Role of Suffering and Self-Knowledge in Creative Expression

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“When a man finds that it is his destiny to suffer… his unique opportunity lies in the way he bears his burden,” Viktor Frankl wrote in his spectacular 1946 treatise on the human search for…

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Sur l’inattendu

C’est quelqu’un qui vit dans l’attente. L’attente des moments absolus. Absolus dans le sens de sacré et parfait. Ou parfaitement sacré. Joli mariage de mots. Rien ne peut être si c’est ordinaire, si c’est commun. Tout est dans l’exception. Pour … Continue reading

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