There are difficult writers and then there's <strong>D.H. Lawrence</strong>, for whom callousness was an intellectual catalyst. &ldquo;You have to have something vicious in you, to be a creative writer&rdquo;

There are difficult writers and then there&#39;s D.H. Lawrence, for whom callousness was an intellectual catalyst. &amp;ldquo;You have to have something vicious in you, to be a creative
There are difficult writers and then there's D.H. Lawrence, for whom callousness was an intellectual catalyst. “You have to have something vicious in you, to be a creative [More]

Between the world of the university and that of magazines, <strong>cultural critics</strong> like James Wood, A.O. Scott, and Mark Greif search for their place

Between the world of the university and that of magazines, cultural critics like James Wood, A.O. Scott, and Mark Greif search for their
Between the world of the university and that of magazines, cultural critics like James Wood, A.O. Scott, and Mark Greif search for their [More]

<strong>When Gorky met Tolstoy</strong>. Their friendship -- volatile but real -- was built on mutual awe, respect, and disgust

When Gorky met Tolstoy. Their friendship -- volatile but real -- was built on mutual awe, respect, and
When Gorky met Tolstoy. Their friendship -- volatile but real -- was built on mutual awe, respect, and [More]

Play as Symbol of the World and Other Writings

2016.11.14 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Eugen Fink, Play as Symbol of the World and Other Writings, Ian Alexander Moore and Christopher Turner (trs.), Indiana University
2016.11.14 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Eugen Fink, Play as Symbol of the World and Other Writings, Ian Alexander Moore and Christopher Turner (trs.), Indiana University [More]

Fellos-in-Residence Program

Job List:&amp;nbsp; Americas Name of institution:&amp;nbsp; Edmond J. Safra Center for
Job List:  Americas Name of institution:  Edmond J. Safra Center for [More]

Protests & Riots

Embed from Getty Images While Trump’s election has been greeted by some with joy, others have responded by protesting. In Portland, Oregon a protest took a destructive turn and was classified as a
Embed from Getty Images While Trump’s election has been greeted by some with joy, others have responded by protesting. In Portland, Oregon a protest took a destructive turn and was classified as a [More]

Coming out of the fog

This is a postscript to last week’s post on fog. To get my point across, as they say, let me begin with a few short remarks on word origins, according to the picture emerging from our best
This is a postscript to last week’s post on fog. To get my point across, as they say, let me begin with a few short remarks on word origins, according to the picture emerging from our best [More]

<strong>Jonathan Swift</strong>, inveterate joker, rarely laughed late in life. Life was a farce in every sense but the most important one, in that it was tragedy

Jonathan Swift, inveterate joker, rarely laughed late in life. Life was a farce in every sense but the most important one, in that it was
Jonathan Swift, inveterate joker, rarely laughed late in life. Life was a farce in every sense but the most important one, in that it was [More]

The pathological vision of <strong>Robert Bresson</strong>. The French filmmaker was so repelled by how people behaved in front of the camera that he hardly ever went to the movies

The pathological vision of Robert Bresson. The French filmmaker was so repelled by how people behaved in front of the camera that he hardly ever went to the
The pathological vision of Robert Bresson. The French filmmaker was so repelled by how people behaved in front of the camera that he hardly ever went to the [More]

<strong>Female artists</strong> have long been pegged as personal &mdash; which is to say, their art is not universal. "Greatness is a moving target designed to make women miss"

Female artists have long been pegged as personal &amp;mdash; which is to say, their art is not universal. &quot;Greatness is a moving target designed to make women
Female artists have long been pegged as personal — which is to say, their art is not universal. "Greatness is a moving target designed to make women [More]