Nordic Summer University 2018: Philosophy during the Holidays
What better way to spend your holidays than to do what you love? Being, thinking, reading, being-together.
Diagnose van de Moderne Filosoof: op de radio & boekpresentatie
Op zondag 8 april de boekpresentatie in Nijmegen, en vorige week op radio 1 kort mijn boek toegelicht. Hoogste tijd voor een update dus.
The road ahead is long
On why teaching about one’s role in the history of slavery and colonialism is necessary. And only the first step.
The Art of Belonging – reflection on the NSU summer school
Is it possible to define the sense of belonging that is more than simply the addition of the parts, that does not erase philosophical loneliness but gives it a place and makes you regard it as a strength?
In memoriam: Anne Dufourmantelle
Because she knew the difference…
On the Frustration & the Beauty of Repetition
As a child I thought I despised repetition. Little did I know that I actually loved it, and practiced it. Just not at school.
Cursus: Filosofie voor de kunstenaar
Cursus praktische filosofie als een hulpmiddel richting autonoom kunstenaarschap.
Forget this “When good men do nothing…”
Reading books can give a distorted idea of what evil is, and what it means to be a good person. And especially when we start using falsely attributed quotes that are both misleading and wrong, we need to reconsider what it actually means – to do good.
Looking back and forward… at my time in the US
I have extremely mixed feelings about my time in the US. Even though I spent some weeks in China shortly before going to the US, I had no idea what kind of shock I would encounter. A shock culturally, physically and emotionally.
Go #Steady with a Philosopher
Ever wanted to know how you could support a philosopher? Be involved and go steady with a philosopher…