“The last side of hope: Cioran and Adorno” (Ovidiu-Marius Bocşa)

The Proceedings of the International Conference Literature, Discourse and Multicultural Dialogue Volume no. 2, 2014 Conference date: 4-5 December 2014 Location: Tîrgu-Mureș, Mureș Editorial Information: Iulian Boldea (Coordinator) Identities in Metamorphosis. Literature, Discourse and Multicultural Dialogue, Arhipelag XXI Press, Tîrgu-Mureș, Mureș, 2014, ISBN: 978-606-93691-9-7 (C) Arhipelag XXI Press, 2014 Abstract: Three things I have to say here,… Continue lendo “The last side of hope: Cioran and Adorno” (Ovidiu-Marius Bocşa)


“Falling into Salvation in Cioran” (Joseph Acquisto)

Studies in 20th & 21st Century Literature, vol. 38: Iss. 1, Article 2, 2014. Abstract: While, at first glance, there seems to be very little room in the thought of E.M. Cioran for the notion of salvation, a closer look reveals that Cioran returns constantly to the vocabulary and the concept of redemption. This article… Continue lendo “Falling into Salvation in Cioran” (Joseph Acquisto)

“Born Again in a Second Language” (Costica Bradatan)

Published in The New York Times, August 4, 2013 In her exploration of the Catholic religion, “Letter to a Priest,”written the year before her death in 1943, Simone Weil noticed at some point that “for any man a change of religion is as dangerous a thing as a change of language is for a writer.… Continue lendo “Born Again in a Second Language” (Costica Bradatan)