"Inception" is an overview of Robert Craig Baum's next project, The One to Come (a meditation on the final moments of Heidegger's Contributions to Philosophy: Ereignis.
On Scenes will publish this work in seven parts across Fall 2017
These are intended as announcements, part of the introduction. This is not an article.
With ereignis Heidegger is now able to explore da-sein as that which grounds the being of these beings: the ones to come who belong to the last god. This advental site of existential inquiry is now, however, a rethinking of Judeo-Christian eschatology. The seekers provoke a sense of belonging-ness that in turn create a people: the result of this gathering. The German People in my analysis will be the location of this belonging-ness, a forgivable misstep on Heidegger’s part, someone so desperately longing for the arrival of the ones to come.
The thinking person is then someone who takes back history, shoulders the suffering/struggle/strife as an unconditional state of existence. Here is where “enownment” returns as an acceptable translation of ereignis but only in the context of possession, appropriation, “taken in” in the process of going under.
to be continued...
Robert Craig Baum is the author of Itself (Atropos 2011) and Thoughtrave: An Interdimensional Conversation with Lady Gaga (punctum, 2016). He is a philosopher, writer, producer, and philanthropist from Long Island, New York. He lives in Washington DC with his wife and four boys where he just completed his first industry screenplay and remains fast at work on THYSELF (follow-up to 2017 book).
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