Monday, February 4, 2019

Nietzsche

The International Journal for Philosophy of Religion has just posted an article on Nietzsche and Weil by Stuart Jesson to their "Online First Articles"


   Jesson, S. Int J Philos Relig (2019). https://doi.org/10.1007/s11153-019-09703-4

So far I have collected the following articles on Weil and Nietzsche:

Abell, Jake. "Untimely Meditations on the Need for Roots: Imagining a Culture of Human Need in
Nietzsche and Simone Weil." BA Honors, Baylor University, 2013,  https://beardocs.baylor.edu/xmlui/bitstream/handle/2104/8620/Jacob%20Abell%20Undergraduate%20Thesis%20Document%20Archive%20Version.pdf?sequence=1

Borgna, Eugenio. L'indicibile tenerezza : In cammino con Simone Weil.  Feltrinelli, 2016.

Hooft, Stan Van. "The Meaning of Suffering." Hastings Center Report, vol. 28, no. 5, 1998, pp. 13-19.

Kivilaakso, Katri. "Kirjailijasta mieskirjailijaksi, naiskirjailijaksi ja takaisin Pirkko Saision Kainin tytär sekä Jukka Larssonin ja Eva Weinin tuotannot vastauksena 1980-luvun naisnäkökulmaiseen kirjallisuuskeskusteluun."  PhD, Diss, University of Helsinki, 2015, https://helda.helsinki.fi/bitstream/handle/10138/154115/kirjaili.pdf?sequence=1https://helda.helsinki.fi/bitstream/handle/10138/154115/kirjaili.pdf?sequence=1.

Lago, Alessandro dal. "On the ethics of Weakness: Simone Weil and Nihilism." Weak thought, edited by Gianni Vattimo and Pier Aldo Rovatti, translated by Peter Carravetta, State University of New York Press, 2012, pp. 111-137. SUNY series in contemporary Italian philosophy.

Mangiabene, Massimo. "Simone Weil e Nietzsche." Per la filosofia: Filosofia e insegnamentio, vol. 42, 1998, pp. 102-113.

Martínez Ángel, Lorenzo. "Reflexiones sobre Simone Weil, con Nietzsche, Alain y Bonhoeffer de fondo." Religión y cultura, vol. 61, no. 272, 2015, pp. 219-246.

Olin, Mikael. "Misslyckanden." Ad lucem : tidskrift för kultur och livsåskådning, vol. 91, no. 1, 1999, pp. 8-13.

Puente, Fernando Rey. Exercícios de atenção: Simone Weil leitora dos gregos. PUC-Rio, 2013. Teologia e Ciências Humanas vol. 114.

---. "Simone Weil, Friedrich Nietzsche et la Grèce" Cahiers Simone Weil, vol. 19, no. 1, 1996, pp. 67-96.

Vannini, Marco. " Simone Weil. L'amore implicito di Cristo " Cristo nella filosofia contemporanea, edited by Silvano Zucal, vol. 2, San Paolo, 2002, pp. 945-978.

Thursday, January 3, 2019

Wittgenstein and Weil

To date have collected the following works on Wittgenstein and Weil:

Abdullah, Sarwar Ahmed. "'Negative Faith: The Moment of God's Absence': Simone Weil on afflication." , MA Thesis, Saint Mary's University, 2014. http://library2.smu.ca/bitstream/handle/01/26275/Abdullah_Sarwar_MASTERS_2014.pdf?sequence=1&isAllowed=yhttp://library2.smu.ca/bitstream/handle/01/26275/Abdullah_Sarwar_MASTERS_2014.pdf?sequence=1&isAllowed=y

Bell, Richard H. "Religion and Wittgenstein's Legacy: Beyond Fideism and Language Games." Philosophy and the Grammar of Religious Belief, edited by Mario Von der Ruhr and Timothy Tessin, St. Martin's Press, 1995, pp. 215-247. Claremont Studies in the Philosophy of Religion.

Dilman, Ilham. "Conclusion: Reality and Human Life." Wittgenstein's Copernican Revolution: The Question of Linguistic Idealism,  Palgrave 2002, pp. 206-219.

Dilman, İlham. Free Will: An Historical and Philosophical Introduction. Routledge, 1999.

Dromm, Keith. Wittgenstein on Rules and Nature. Continuum, 2008. Continuum Studies in British Philosophy.

Earl, Kaleb G. M. "Effing the Ineffable: The Mysticism of Simone Weil and Ludwig Wittgenstein." . MA Thesis,  Dalhousie, 2015, http://dalspace.library.dal.ca/handle/10222/60351

Fitzgerald, Michael. "Simone Weil (1909-43)." The Genesis of Artistic Creativity : Asperger's Syndrome and the Arts, Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2005, pp. 126-136.

Kinsey, John. "The Goodness of God and the Reality of Evil." American Catholic Philosophical Quarterly, vol. 85, no. 4, 2011, pp. 623-638, doi:10.5840/acpq201185448.

Kronqvist. "A Passion for Life: Love and Meaning." Nordic Wittgenstein Review, vol. 6, no. 1, 2017, pp. 31-51, doi: 10.15845/nwr.v6i1.3424.

Recchia Luciani, Francesca R. "Lo sguardo perspicuo: filosofia e vita quotidiana.  Il "socratismo" di Ludwig Wittgenstein e di Simone Weil." La vita che c'è, edited by Antonio De Simone and Fabio D'Andrea,  FrancoAngeli, 2006, pp. 67-103. Collana di Sociologia.

Sekino, Tetsuya. "Peut-on parler de Dieu aujourd'hui ? : De Wittgenstein à simone weil." Philosophy,  PhD, Diss, Université Jean Moulin (Lyon 3), 2016, http://www.theses.fr/2016LYSE3024http://www.theses.fr/2016LYSE3024.

Solin, Kim. "Mathematics and Religion : On a Remark by Simone Weil " Logic in theology, edited by Bartosz Brożek et al., Copernicus Center Press, 2013, pp. 219-236.

Springsted, Eric O. "Mystery and Philosophy." The Relevance of the Radical: Simone Weil 100 Years Later, edited by A.  Rebecca  (Adrian Rebecca) Rozelle-Stone and Lucian Stone, Continuum, 2010, pp. 91-105.

---. "Spiritual Apprenticeship " Cahiers Simone Weil, vol. 25, no. 4, 2002, pp. 325-344.

Stewart, Olwyn. "The Ethical Implications of Simone Weil's Notion of Reading." PHD, Diss, University of Auckland, 2012, https://researchspace.auckland.ac.nz/handle/2292/20305https://researchspace.auckland.ac.nz/handle/2292/20305.

Tang, Hao. "A Meeting of the Conceptual and the Natural:  Wittgenstein on Learning a Sensation-Language." Philosophy  and Phenomenological Research, vol. 91, no. 1, 2015, pp. 105-135, doi:10.1111/phpr.12118.

Thompson, Jon. "Simone Weil: Dialectic of Apparent Opposites." The Collected Writings of Jon Thompson, edited by Jeremy Akerman and Eileen Daly, Ridinghouse, 2011, pp. 407-422.

Von der Ruhr, Mario. "Christianity and the Errors of our Time: Simone Weil on Atheism and Idolatry." The Relevance of the Radical: Simone Weil 100 Years Later, edited by A.  Rebecca  (Adrian Rebecca) Rozelle-Stone and Lucian Stone, Continuum, 2010, pp. 53-75.

Winch, Peter. Simone Weil: "The Just Balance". Cambridge University Press, 1995. Modern European Philosophy.

Winchell, James. "Semantics of the Unspeakable: Six Sentences by Simone Weil." Trajectories of Mysticism in Theory and Literature, edited by Philip Leonard, St. Martin's Press, 2000, pp. 72-93.

Friday, August 10, 2018

Clarice Lispector

Have located a couple of works comparing Weil and the famous Brazilian novelist Clarice Lispector:

Magnante, Chiara. 2013. "La libertà e la forza. Un contrappunto fra Simone Weil e Clarice Lispector."  Cultura brasiliana. 2:138-153. https://sistemas.mre.gov.br/kitweb/datafiles/Roma/pt-br/file/Cultura_brasiliana_2.pdf


Magnante, Chiara 2012. "La banalità del trauma: Simone Weil e Clarice Lispector, la forza e la fame."  Tintas: Quaderni di Letterature Iberiche e Iberoamericane 2:223-240.  http://riviste.unimi.it/index.php/tintas/article/view/2788/2997

Friday, July 27, 2018

Grace

The 2016 issue of the journal SpazioFilosofico is focussed on the concept of grace and includes three articles on Weil:

http://www.spaziofilosofico.it/category/numero-17/

Wednesday, July 18, 2018

More works on Lacan and Weil

In  2013 post I noted this work which includes a discussion of Weil from a Lacanian perspective:

Fajnwaks, Fabian. 1998. "Simone Weil : un amour sans objet "  La Cause Freudienne 40:117-124.

Just identified a 2018 thesis on Weil and Lacan:

Miller, Christopher Peyton. 2018. "Falling to the Heights: Simone Weil's Metaxu, Attention and Decreation Through a Lacanian Lens." PhD Diss, Union Institute & University. https://search.proquest.com/docview/2057208351?pq-origsite=gscholar


Additionally I have also identified the following works on Weil and Lacan:

Delaruelle, Jacques. 2003. "Attention As Prayer: Simone Weil."  Literature and Aesthetics: The Journal of the Sydney Society of Literature and Aesthetics 13 (2):19-27.

De Kesel, Marc. 2013. "Misers or Lovers? : How a reflection on Christian mysticism caused a shift in Jacques Lacan’s object theory."  Continental Philosophy Review 46 (2):189-208. doi: 10.1007/s11007-013-9258-9.

De Kesel, Marc. 2018. "The Real of Ethics: On a Widespread Misconception." In Unconscious Incarnations: Pschoanalytic and Philosophical Perspectives on the Body, edited by Brian W. Becker, John Panteleimon Manoussakis and David M. Goodman, 82-83. London, UK: Routledge.

Robert, William. 2005. "Crossing: Simone Weil, Mystics, Politics." PhD Diss, Religious Studies, University of California, Santa Barbara.

Robert, William. 2005. "Decreation, or Saying Yes."  Epoché: The University of California Journal for the Study of Religion 23 (1):59-85. http://www.epoche.ucsb.edu/RobertSpring05.pdf

Reed, Robert Charles. 2013. "A Lacanian Ethics of Non-Personal Responsibility."  Pastoral Psychology 62 (4):515-531.

Friday, July 13, 2018

Paul Tillich

Just located a work by Nina Heinsohn on Tillich and Weil:

Heinsohn, Nina. 2013. "Vom Warten auf das Unverfugbare: Bemerkungen zu Korrespondenzen im Denken Simone Weils und Paul Tillichs."  Tillich-Preview 4:75-92.



I have one other work identified that is focussed on Tillich and Weil:


Askani, Hans-Christoph. 2002. ""Chaque religion est seule vraie" : Paul Tillich et Simone Weil sur la possibilité d'un dialogue interreligieux "  Laval théologique et philosophique 58 (1):77-87.

Thursday, June 21, 2018

Alice Rivaz

I have located two works by Valérie Cossy which discuss Weil's influence on Rivaz:

Cossy, Valérie. 2011. "Becoming an Old Woman: Feminism, Destiny and Freedom According to Alice Rivaz and Simone de Beauvoir."  Forum for Modern Language Studies 47 (2):222-233.

Cossy, Valérie. 2015. Alice Rivaz: Devenir romancière. Genève: Editions Suzanne Hurter.  See chapter 1 for section "Simone Weil" pp. 30-34