Existencialismo, Gnosticismo, Niilismo: a propósito de Cioran – Ioan P. CULIANU

Não insistiremos na análise das relações entre existencialismo e gnosticismo já estabelecidas por Hans Jonas. Eu já o fiz em outro lugar, e em detalhes. O gnosticismo e o existencialismo assemelham-se à fenomenologia do ser no mundo, que é "pro-iectionis" (Geworfenheit), abandono, esquecimento, inautenticidade. Mas enquanto esta condição não forma, para o gnóstico, senão a… Continue lendo Existencialismo, Gnosticismo, Niilismo: a propósito de Cioran – Ioan P. CULIANU

Existentialism, Gnosticism, Nihilism: Culianu on Cioran

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 Existentialism, Gnosticism, Nihilism: Culianu on Cioran

“Unde Malum? Dualist(oid) and Gnostic Imaginary, from Folk Mythology to Modern Romanian Literature” (Nicoleta Popa Blanariu)

Transylvanian Review (Academia Română, Centrul de Studii Transilvane, Cluj-Napoca), XXV, 2 (summer 2016) Abstract: Our contribution attempts to respond to a gap in the investigation of the reminiscences of dualistic imaginary in modern literature and also in the Romanian reflection on the phenomenon. By approaching more thoroughly a theme that we have already discussed, from… Continue lendo “Unde Malum? Dualist(oid) and Gnostic Imaginary, from Folk Mythology to Modern Romanian Literature” (Nicoleta Popa Blanariu)