Self in a Castle

Leszek Kolakowski, a Polish philosopher who weakened Marxism’s grip on Eastern Europe, recently died. Few, I suspect, knew who he was. I consider myself fortunate to have read some of Kolakowski, one book being his scintillating sketch of the history of ideas by probing the central idea of twenty-three thinkers. That book is called Why [Read More...]

The Origins Project

I’m part of the new Origins Project. Take a look and think about participating. [Read more...]


CLOSE | X

HIDE | X