9 feb. Pe culmile disperării [On the Heights of Despair], Bucharest: Editura Fundaţia pentru Literatură şi Artă, ; reprint, Bucharest: Humanitas. Pe culmile disperarii (Romanian Edition) [Emil Cioran] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Daca as putea, as aduce intreaga lume in agonie. Scribd is the world’s largest social reading and publishing site.

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His early call for modernization was, however, hard to reconcile with the traditionalism of the Iron Guard. To ask other readers questions about Disperariii culmile disperariiplease sign up. Madalina is currently reading it Dec 19, Alexandra is currently reading it Nov 06, Cioran published books only in French thereafter.

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Professing a lack of interest in conventional philosophy in his early youth, Cioran dismissed abstract speculation in favor of personal reflection and passionate lyricism. There are culmils discussion topics on this book yet. Andreea Larisa marked it as to-read Oct 29, Cioran became most famous while writing not in Romanian but French, a language with which he had struggled since his youth.

His father, Emilian Cioran, was an Orthodox priest. His works often depict an atmosphere of torment, a state that Icoran himself experienced, and came to be dominated by lyricism and, often, the expression of intense and even violent feeling.

Inhe received a scholarship to the University of Berlinwhere he came into contact with Klages and Ep Hartmann. Cristina Tanasa marked it as to-read Sep 11, Denisa Ungur marked it as to-read Oct 07, Sorin Combei added it Disperarki 21, While in Berlinhe became interested in the policies of the Nazi regimecontributed a column to Vremea dealing with the topic in which Cioran confessed that “there is no present-day politician that I see as more sympathetic and admirable than Hitler “, ciogan while expressing his approval for the Night of the Long Knives —”what has humanity lost if the lives of a few imbeciles were taken”[3] and, in a letter written to Petru Comarnescudescribed himself as “a Hitlerist “.


Be the first to ask a question about Pe culmile disperarii. Cioran had a good command of German. Oana added it Sep 21, Thomas LigottiNick Land.

According to Cioran, as long as man has kept in touch with his origins and hasn’t cut himself off from himself, he has resisted decadence. This last period in Romania was the one in which he exhibited a closer relationship with the Iron Guard, which by then had taken power see National Legionary State. Alin Dimache added it Sep 04, Schopenhauer’s ‘The World as Will and Representation’: No trivia or quizzes yet.

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Preoccupied with the problems of death and suffering, he was attracted to the idea of suicide disperariu, believing it to be an idea that could help one go on living, an idea which he fully explored in On the Heights of Despair. Focul pe care l-as pune eu acestei lumi n-ar aduce ruine, ci o transfigurare cosmica, esentiala. Want chlmile Read saving…. He later renounced not only his support for the Iron Guard, but also their nationalist ideas, and frequently expressed regret and repentance for his emotional implication in it.

Cioran’s graduation thesis was on Henri Bergsonwhom he later rejected, claiming Bergson did not comprehend dispperarii tragedy of life. However, in Marchthe Court of Appeal ruled that the seller was the legitimate owner of the manuscripts. Views Read Edit View history. This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Cioran died of Alzheimer’s disease [16] and is buried at the Montparnasse Cemetery.

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Cioran started writing The Passionate Handbook in and finished it by Wikimedia Commons has media related to Emil Cioran. Nicolae added it Dec 26, Lavinia Schmerzlust rated it it was amazing Sep 18, Vlad rated it did not like it Oct 28, Alex marked it as to-read Sep 10, Madalina rated it liked it Nov 18, It was the last book he wrote in Romanianthough not the last to deal with pessimism and misanthropy through delicate and lyrical aphorisms.


However, Cioran’s pessimism in fact, his skepticismeven nihilism remains both inexhaustible and, in its own particular dlsperarii, joyful; it is not the sort of pessimism which can be traced back to simple origins, single origins themselves being questionable.

Pessimism characterizes all of his works, which many critics trace back to events of his childhood in his mother is reputed to have told him that if she had known he was going to be so diperarii she would have aborted him.

Paperbackpages. In its original form, the book expressed sympathy for totalitarianism[6] a view which was also present in various articles Cioran wrote at the time, [7] and which aimed to establish ” urbanization and industrialization ” as “the two obsessions of a rising people”.

He revisits suicide in depth in The New Godswhich contains a section of aphorisms devoted to the subject. Emil Cioran’s Disperarik of Despair”. Alexandru Copaceanu rated it really liked it Nov 08, Nbf Bogdan is currently reading it Dec 20, For example, in a interview, he condemned it as “a complex of movements; more than this, a demented sect and a party”, culmike, “I found ppe then [ One of these writers was Oswald Spengler who influenced Cioran’s political philosophy in that he offered Gnostic reflections on the destiny of man and civilization.