Two somewhat neglected 18th Cent Philosophers

The most accessible introduction to great philosophers, for me anyway, are the You-Tube programmes made by Bryan Magee maybe some 30 years ago. Particularly interesting was Iris Murdoch talking about Philosophy and Literature. Then there was the lucid conversation with Anthony Quinton on Spinoza and Leibnitz. The clearest philosophy book I managed to grasp however,… Continue reading Two somewhat neglected 18th Cent Philosophers

Louise Bourgeois. Strukturen des Daseins:Die Zellen- Haus der Kunst,München

Just 100 years after the birth of Louise Bourgeois in 1911, her work is due to be re-considered and this display at the Haus Der Kunst in Munich affords an opportunity to evaluate a small but interesting section of it. Her concerns flourished in a troubled personal and collective past. Here is revealed a land… Continue reading Louise Bourgeois. Strukturen des Daseins:Die Zellen- Haus der Kunst,München