Archive for October 2015

In the Absence of Human Beauty by Matthew Alun Ray

Oct 15th, 2015 | By

In the Absence of Human Beauty Philosophical Fragments By Matthew Alun Ray A collection of vivid fragments engaging with ethical and sceptical themes by means of an engagement with several major European thinkers, including Schopenhauer, Nietzsche, Levinas and Wittgenstein. Extract – Regina Olsen stands stock still, her eyes staring out of the window, silent, her

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AFTER THE FALL: THE ROOTS OF PSYCHIC PATHOLOGY AND ALIENATION FROM NATURE

Oct 9th, 2015 | By

Part One by Steve Taylor, author of The Fall (Iff Books) Since Europeans first arrived on the shores of the ‘New World,’ one of the greatest sources of culture clash between European colonists and indigenous tribal peoples has been their different attitudes to nature. Indigenous peoples throughout the world have been consistently appalled by European

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A Schoolboy’s Wartime Letters

Oct 2nd, 2015 | By

A new funny and  fascinating journal that follows the development of a boy and his changing attitudes during WW II from its outbreak in September 1939 to victory in the summer of 1945 is due out in September. It is a memoir based on the original letters — around a hundred and ninety in total

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