“Cioran: The Temptation to Believe” (Ilinca Zarifopol-Johnston)

The "death of the author" is a notion I have never become used to. Time and again, when I open the pages of an engaging book, the "dead" author comes back to haunt me: as if reading were a spell that brings him back, his hovering spirit is always before my mind's eye. And while… Continue lendo “Cioran: The Temptation to Believe” (Ilinca Zarifopol-Johnston)

“The Nihilist as a Not-Man. An Analysis of Psychological Inhumanity” (Ştefan Bolea)

Philobiblon - Transylvanian Journal of Multidisciplinary Research in Humanities, vol. 1, no. 1, January 2015 “I was man and I no longer am now…” (E.M. Cioran, The Twilight of Thoughts) Abstract: A new philosophical and psychological concept is needed for the alienated and radically different human being according to the nihilist Romanian-French philosopher E.M. Cioran.… Continue lendo “The Nihilist as a Not-Man. An Analysis of Psychological Inhumanity” (Ştefan Bolea)