Black Illumination: the abyss of Keiji Nishitani

Books Apr 30, 2016

Black Illumination: the abyss of Keiji Nishitani

by Eugene Thacker

I've always felt there are basically two kinds of philosophers: those who begin in wonder and those who begin in despair. Though the philosopher Keiji Nishitani (1900-90) was arguably the latter kind, he struggled throughout his life to see the world with wonder. At the ...