On not being silent in the darkness: Adorno's singular apophaticism

Finlayson, James Gordon (2012) On not being silent in the darkness: Adorno's singular apophaticism. Harvard Theological Review, 105 (1). pp. 1-32. ISSN 0017-8160

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Adorno's late work has often been compared to negative theology, yet there is little serious discussion of this comparison in the secondary literature. In most of the existing discussions virtually nothing is said about negative theology, as if it is obvious what it is and what the parallels with Adorno's ideas are. The truth is that negative theology is not self-evident, and neither are the parallels with Adorno at all obvious. To find out what they are would require a detailed account of both. In this article I shall make a start in this direction

Item Type: Article
Schools and Departments: School of History, Art History and Philosophy > Philosophy
Depositing User: Gordon Finlayson
Date Deposited: 31 Jan 2013 11:03
Last Modified: 28 May 2019 11:20
URI: http://sro.sussex.ac.uk/id/eprint/15271
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