by Marco Aurélio Carvalho Silva* Since the end of the nineteenth century, thinkers have researched about human suffering in an attempt to figure out what its causes could be. A lot of light has been shed on the reasons underlying human suffering. Let us take a look first at what Freud, one of the most... Continuar Lendo →
Agonies of the public sphere in times of Narcissus
Narcissus finds it ugly what is not a mirror and hates what, being public, has no face. Today’s public life is exciting, agitated and even activist. However, the fact that it is intense, it does not necessarily mean it is well; quite the contrary, it may signal that it is agonizing.