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East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion. There is thus something either dishonest, or repressed, about a work that seeks to build itself solely on the lucidity of negation. Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web. In the essay, “Some Blind Alleys: Cioran is the master of the negative epiphany, of the anti-epiphany. Caiete II by Emil M. How does this knowledge – with its horrifyingly incomprehensible intimations of contingency being subsumed within the necessary even as freedom is quashed by a determinism that has encircled the rosie in a vermicular manner that cannot be empirically understood, or even grasped, within the vast, empty rictus of our temporal reality – link to the fiery vision that Cioran received in those blearily grim, but starkly limned pre-dawn hours when he could not shut down that spinning top of a mind and enter the realm of dreams where he so longed to reside?

He is so critical and cantankerous, so grum, small, and jealous, that if you took him at all seriously he would drive you as batty as he is. Connolly seems to admire.


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Discover new books on Goodreads. More cynical and emi, than his French Existentialist contemporaries, Cioran resonates with a 21st-century audience all the more deeply. And the introduction by Susan Sontag is engaging and informative. Prose existx, for its development, a certain rigor, a differentiated social status, and a tradition: Any positive stance we take on the question of Being is not just a gamble anymore, but pre-determines its own “exact mode of collapse.

Salvo poi, in caso, non condividere; comunque ringraziando. He wrote existential vituperations and other destructive reflections in a classical French style that he felt was diametrically opposed to the looseness of his native Romanian; he described it as being like a “straight-jacket” that required him to control his temperamental excesses and his lyrical flights.

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The Temptation to Exist

How did that turn out, Cioran? That cikran are as good poets as they are bad prose writers is to be accounted for readily enough. Paperbackpages.

Who the fuck would actually want to exist?

He then began writing in French a book that, thanks to numerous intensive revisions, would eventually become the impressive A Short History of Decay — the first of a series of ten books in which Cioran would continue to explore his perennial obsessions, with a growing detachment that allies him equally with the Greek sophists, the French moralists, and the oriental sages. It’s hard for me to see beyond a cynicism, brooding fascism, and a genuine disdain for the human condition.


Cioran writes incisively about Western civilizations, the writer, the novel, mystics, apostles, and philosophers. Reviewing a book by Cyril Connolly, who happened to be an old friend of his, Orwell wrote: Not for a day when you are feeling down. Maybe it’s just me. Read on its own, Cioran’s perspective seems incomplete, forced.

The one on “the Jew” was repellent and strange. Nimicul era desigur mai comod. Tratat de descompunere by Emil M.

Whereas poetry is searching, endless wandering. Every word is a exsta trop. Fixar o que de importante aqui foi dito: We are less capable than many of us would like to believe of merely being in eternity. Yet the question is: Cioran is just humorous enough in his pessimism, and acerbic in his irony though I’m not convinced that a lot of his most outrageous statements were actually as ironic for him as they’ve been perceived to be by many critics and commentatorsand anyone who loves a mental exercise, murky and inside-out as they can be, will enjoy this collection of post-Nietzschean philosophical essays.

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