[ilds] Wittgenstein

Denise Tart & David Green dtart at bigpond.net.au
Tue Mar 15 12:08:00 PDT 2011


according to the philosopher's song 'Wittgenstein was a beery swine who just 
as sloshed as Slaegel'

I have often wondered whether or not this is true??

--------------------------------------------------
From: "Marc Piel" <marcpiel at interdesign.fr>
Sent: Wednesday, March 16, 2011 4:00 AM
To: <ilds at lists.uvic.ca>
Subject: Re: [ilds] Wittgenstein

> LGD had a subscription to "La revue Critique".
> Critique n° 654 : The whole issue was on
> Wittgenstein : nouvelles lectures 2001
>
> http://www.leseditionsdeminuit.eu/f/index.php?sp=liv&livre_id=2381
>
> B.R. Marc
>
> Le 14/03/11 18:05, Bruce Redwine a écrit :
>> Is there any evidence that suggests LGD had read or was familiar with
>> the philosophy of Ludwig Wittgenstein (1889-1951)? I cannot find any in
>> the Bowker (1997) or MacNiven (1998) biographies, nor in /The
>> Durrell-Miller Letters/ (1988). I doubt that Durrell dabbled in
>> Wittgenstein, although how Pursewarden got his first name is an
>> interesting question, which is probably just a coincidence.
>> Wittgenstein, however, was committed to the idea, in the words of Hans
>> Sluga, "that there is no such thing as the self" (see "'Whose house is
>> that?': Wittgenstein on the Self" in /The Cambridge Companion to
>> Wittgenstein/ [1996], p. 350). This is a big topic in philosophy, and
>> the ideas of a "philosophical self" and an "everyday self" are not the
>> same. Wittgenstein dealt with the former, Durrell with the latter (I
>> tend to believe — but maybe not).
>>
>>
>> Bruce
>>
>>
>>
>> _______________________________________________
>> ILDS mailing list
>> ILDS at lists.uvic.ca
>> https://lists.uvic.ca/mailman/listinfo/ilds
> _______________________________________________
> ILDS mailing list
> ILDS at lists.uvic.ca
> https://lists.uvic.ca/mailman/listinfo/ilds 



More information about the ILDS mailing list