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Absolute Value – The Passing of Time versus The Living of Life

Most people, if asked to describe pure existence, of Being, per se, might think of empty space, or some colossal unformed chunk of matter; or they might not be able to think or imagine anything at all. But the German … Continue reading

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Music as Purposive Organization of Sounds, without an Identifiable Purpose

I want to post here examples of what Kant – or at least a follower of Kant – might consider fine art. That will be difficult, because the whole point of Kantian aesthetics is to prevent us ever from writing … Continue reading

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