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BETWEEN PAST AND FUTURE (select essays) by Hannah Arendt

April 11 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Tuesday, repeating until April 11, 2023

featuring Gabriel Trop, Associate Professor of German

 

One of the most original and fruitful minds of the Twentieth Century

In Between Past and Future Arendt describes the perplexing crises modern society faces as a result of the loss of meaning of the traditional key words of politics: justice, reason, responsibility, virtue, and glory.Penguin Classics

It is hard to name another thinker of the twentieth century more sought after as a guide to the dilemmas of the twenty-first.The New Yorker

Arendt has an extraordinary talent for giving fresh meanings to everyday experiences and for revealing the staleness and faculty of much that passes for novelty and innovation.—Foreign Affairs

—Perhaps Arendt’s most profound legacy is in establishing that one has to consider oneself political as part of the human condition.The Guardian

A book to think with through the political impasses and cultural confusions of our day.Harper’s Magazine

 

Meeting Date: Tuesdays, April 4 and April 11

Cost: $40, includes a copy of the book shipped to your home

This is a hybrid program held at Flyleaf Books. A very limited number of virtual seats are available on a first come, first served basis.

Register online  or call 919.962.1544

Details

Date:
April 11
Time:
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Event Category:

Venue

Flyleaf Books
752 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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Phone:
(919) 942-7373
Website:
http://www.flyleafbooks.com/