“«O Livro das Ilusões», de Cioran, lido por Mihail Sebastian: o estranho caso do «convalescente que aspira à doença»” – Rodrigo MENEZES

De suas primeiras obras, ainda mal conhecidas entre nós, sublinho O livro das ilusões (Cartea amăgirilor), a que daria o subtítulo de um de seus capítulos: Mozart e a melancolia dos anjos. Considero aquelas páginas uma fantasia para cordas, como se fosse o primo consanguíneo de A origem da tragédia, nas grandes linhas melódicas que unem e separam as… Continue lendo “«O Livro das Ilusões», de Cioran, lido por Mihail Sebastian: o estranho caso do «convalescente que aspira à doença»” – Rodrigo MENEZES

“Ideological Mistakes of Louis Ferdinand Céline and Emil Cioran” – Mara Magda MAFTEI

Journal of Romanian Literary Studies, no. 5/2014 Abstract: 2011 was a year of reference for both Emil Cioran and Louis Ferdinand Céline. We celebrated the centenary of the Romanian philosopher who chose to exile himself in Paris and also the 50-year anniversary of Céline’s death. In fact, we witnessed controversial issues in France linked to… Continue lendo “Ideological Mistakes of Louis Ferdinand Céline and Emil Cioran” – Mara Magda MAFTEI

“Receptarea critică a operei lui Cioran (I)” – Cornel MORARU

Studia Universitatis Petru Maior. Philologia - Academic Journal of Literature and Linguistics, nr. 03, 2004 Abstract: Our study proposes to delimit and circumscribe the main moments of Cioran’s receptivity in Romanian culture, beginning with his attitude in the interbelic period until the contemporary period. The author discovers more chronological references of Cioran’s receptivity, but at… Continue lendo “Receptarea critică a operei lui Cioran (I)” – Cornel MORARU

“Cioran: Existentialism, Gnosticism, Nihilism” – Ioan P. CULIANU

Existentialism We will not insist on analyzing the relations between existentialism and Gnosticism established by Hans Jonas. I have already done this elsewhere, in detail (Gnosticismo, pp. 119 sq.). Gnosticism and existentialism resemble the phenomenology of the being-in-the-world, which is "pro-iectation" (Geworfenheit), abandonment, forgetfulness, inauthenticity. But while this condition forms, for the Gnostic, only the… Continue lendo “Cioran: Existentialism, Gnosticism, Nihilism” – Ioan P. CULIANU