Kierke-Gourd(Thank you, Carson Webb) https://jewishphilosophyplace.wordpress.com/2015/10/30/kierke-gourd/ So greAt.Read More Serious Irony.
Part 4 It would seem that at least one term in a philosophical reduction would have to be able to transcend the discursive limit. But it is just his limit that defines the conventional faith, because it is not commonly understood as a faith; rather, is not seen as faith because no limit is noticed, […]Read More the Divergent Proposal, part 4.
“Nothing is the state in which anything does not exist. So there is truth, there must have been something first. Zero cannot be one unless you take one away. Nothing depends on its something. Something is not anything. Something is by itself. Nothing is. Something is nothing, but nothing is nothing to be concerned with.” […]Read More Nothing to be concerned with.
We should be careful about positing a transcendence, of proposing or implicating what content might be of such a situation. We might remember an earlier post of Constructive Undoing where I put forth a quite post-modern idea that would rightly be seen to contradict the appearance of the situation alluded to in the last post […]Read More the Divergent Proposal, part 3
The question left in the previous essay (the Divergent Proposal) asked us to consider what about the current philosophical proposals are apparent in our daily lives. We need unpack this. Easy at it may seem to refer to science and say that there indeed are processes at work that we do not recognize or acknowledge […]Read More the Divergent Proposal, part 2
“It is not so much that God does not exist, or that there is no God, but that the term no longer helps us in the effort to find out what is really happening, actually occurring.” Anon.Read More God?
(From reply to View from a Burrow: On Courage…thought it is a good indication of what we are getting at in our investigations…) …Perhaps, but I think there is too much agency in this interpretation. If I may: This is to say that to read Zizek from a position that is ‘outside of’ Zizek equates […]Read More A comment on the Mysterium Tremmendum