“The Cioranian ‘Fragment’ and the Structure of Gnostic Representations” (Viorel Cernica)

Annals of the Academy of Romanian Scientists. Series on Philosophy, Psychology, Theology and Journalism, Volume 3, Number 1-2/2011 Abstract. The Cioranian stylistics seems to belong only to a choice of the author, to a judgment of “efficiency” concerning the expressing of the thoughts, assumed, in fact, by the author, in some of his interviews or… Continue lendo “The Cioranian ‘Fragment’ and the Structure of Gnostic Representations” (Viorel Cernica)

Interview with Renzo Rubinelli: the Italian reception of Cioran

My aim is to carry out an exegesis of Cioran's thought so as to evince how the issue of time is the basis of all his meditations.  To Cioran, time is destiny. The curse of existence is that of being "incarcerated" in the linearity of time, which stems from a paradisiacal, pre-temporal past, toward a destiny of death and decay. It is a… Continue lendo Interview with Renzo Rubinelli: the Italian reception of Cioran