Category Archives: George Anderson: Notes for a Love Song in Imperial Times

Applying the Fales’ Method to Current Events

For me the two books we have just read raised a question How to do the right thing. Both books emphasize that acting is important. Dimock tortures us with the need to act and how to know what the right … Continue reading

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Dimock’s GEORGE ANDERSON: A Modern Variation on Kierkegaard’s FEAR AND TREMBLING

Peter Dimock, George Anderson: Notes for a Love Song in Imperial Time, Dalkey Archive Press, 2013  (page numbers for quotes below are from paperback edition) Soren Kierkegaard, Fear and Trembling: A Dialectical Lyric, originally published in Danish in 1843. (page … Continue reading

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The Funny Side of FEAR AND TREMBLING and GEORGE ANDERSON

Peter Dimock, George Anderson: Notes for a Love Song in Imperial Time, Dalkey Archive Press, 2013 Soren Kierkegaard, Fear and Trembling: A Dialectical Lyric, originally published in Danish in 1843. I realize that much of what is discussed in these … Continue reading

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Timeline of some events that might be relevant to our discussion of Soren Kierkegaard’s Fear and Trembling: A Dialectical Lyric and Peter Dimock’s George Anderson: A Love Song in Imperial Time

Some of the dates, persons, and events listed below are perhaps historical and others fictional. Presumably, an appropriate Historical Method would allow one to determine which are which. 1st or 2nd Millenium BC Abram, living somewhere in Middle East, is … Continue reading

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September Selections — Peter Dimock, GEORGE ANDERSON: NOTES FOR A LOVE SONG IN IMPERIAL TIME (2013) and Soren Kierkegaard, FEAR AND TREMBLING: A Dilalectical Lyric (1843)

At our September 10 meeting we will discuss two books chosen by me: Peter Dimock, George Anderson: Notes for a Love Song in Imperial Time, Dalkey Archive Press, 2013 Soren Kierkegaard, Fear and Trembling: A Dialectical Lyric, originally published in … Continue reading

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