The Heimat and her gods

Picture taken during a hike in the Pays Des Collines “The poets tell us of the field’s growing verdant, of the valley, and of the flowing of the rivers that are wide open around prophetic mountains. This is a strange geography: a description of the Earth that we barely understand at first, assuming that we […]

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The Leader

“To be the leader – not: to go in front, but: to be able to go alone, which means, however, to bring the aloneness of Dasein to Silence and to do so positively versus the pretensions of individual “existence”.’ Heidegger, ponderings II – VI, 52 This type of leader is most Sovereign and he embodies […]

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The World and Eorthe

The World For Heidegger’s Weltanschauung the World and Eorthe are two important elements. The World is the sphere of human activities and relationships, which Georges Bataille calls the homogeneous world or the world of work. On the one hand the modern world is characterised by (state) laws, contracts, business, profit and commercialism – something Alain […]

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