What is the sense of human effort in a world doomed by the arrow of time? If everything becomes nothing, why then should we do something?

Art, literature, and Passions of the Skies

Edited by Anne-Teresa Tymieniecka
Art, literature, and Passions of the Skies1

Volume CXII contains studies that investigate how the passions of the skies influence literature and fine arts. While our reason focalizes on the discovery of our cosmic position, origin and destination on the architecture of the universe, our poetic imagination is nourished by the glimmers of starlight and the majesty of infinite space.

 

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