“A melancholic exile: Emil Cioran and the feeling of nostalgia” (Paolo Vanini)

Abstract: This article aims to investigate the relationship between nostalgia, solitude, and skepticism in Emil Cioran’s thought. In the first place, we will examine how the concepts of Sehnsucht, saudade and dor are interpreted by Cioran as similar forms of radical nostalgia. In the second place, we will see how the skeptical attitude of doubting… Continue lendo “A melancholic exile: Emil Cioran and the feeling of nostalgia” (Paolo Vanini)