Plato and Considerations on System and Ethics

Perhaps Whitehead’s comment on the marginal nature of all philosophy in respect to Plato is something of a truism, but it is also a truth. Platonism suffuses all subsequent philosophical and much mystical thinking in the occidental world. Even in opposition to it many still find much of their definition. Nietzsche and Deleuze attempting to…

Immanuel Kant I. – Opening Volley

Of all fortresses of the mind, I would call Kant’s one of the most foreboding. He has constructed something not only walled by sheer breadth but also a spartan style and Teutonic syntax. These alone would not hold were they not supported by what Deleuze will describe in his lectures on Kant: It’s an excessive…