“Was not their mistake once more bred of the life of slavery that they had been living?—a life which was always looking upon everything, except mankind, animate and inanimate—‘nature,’ as people used to call it—as one thing, and mankind as another, it was natural to people thinking in this way, that they should try to make ‘nature’ their slave, since they thought ‘nature’ was something outside them” — William Morris

Saturday, December 4, 2010

A Great Philosophical Stocking Stuffer

Harman's Circus Philosophicus showed up, just in time for the holidays. I've been looking forward to reading it for ages. Graham and I have a shared love of things carnivalesque and in particular, the weirdness of Schoenberg. I'm expecting some Expressionism...

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