Words Fail: Theology, Poetry, and the Challenge of by Colby Dickinson

By Colby Dickinson

there was a lot philosophical hypothesis at the capability failure of language in addition to the quest for a presentation of the “thing itself” past illustration. phrases Fail pursues the writings of a trio of philosophers—Jacques Derrida, Philippe Lacoue-Labarthe, and Giorgio Agamben—as leading examples of the way smooth poetry provides us with a ecocnomic vantage element from which to survey the continuing fight of dwelling in a hugely fragmented world.

Alongside those thinkers, this publication appears to be like in particular on the type of spirituality that's given form through this intersection of poetics and theological-philosophical reflection—all of which supply wealthy feedback approximately our non secular nature.

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Words Fail: Theology, Poetry, and the Challenge of Representation (Perspectives in Continental Philosophy)

There was a lot philosophical hypothesis at the power failure of language in addition to the quest for a presentation of the “thing itself” past illustration. phrases Fail pursues the writings of a trio of philosophers—Jacques Derrida, Philippe Lacoue-Labarthe, and Giorgio Agamben—as top examples of the way smooth poetry provides us with a ecocnomic vantage element from which to survey the continuing fight of residing in a hugely fragmented global.

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