Cartea Amagirilor. E. M. Cioran & Antoaneta Iordache. (). Abstract, This article has no associated abstract. (fix it). Keywords, Philosophy. Categories, No. Cartea amăgirilor (Romanian Edition) [E. M Cioran] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Romanian title: Cartea amăgirilor. No one should forget: Eros alone can fulfill life; knowledge, never. Only Eros makes sense; knowledge is empty infinity;––for.
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After a short stay in his home country November — FebruaryCioran never returned again.
Cioran became most famous while writing not in Romanian but French, a language with which he had struggled since his youth. In its original form, the book carea sympathy for totalitarianism a view which was also present in various articles Cioran wrote at the time,  and which aimed to establish ” urbanization and industrialization ” as “the two obsessions of a rising people”.
The books he wrote in Romanian especially display this latter characteristic.
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Cioran had a good command of German. Gass called Cioran’s work “a philosophical romance on the modern themes of alienation, absurdity, boredom, futility, decay, the tyranny of history, the vulgarities of change, awareness as agony, reason as disease”.
Cioran and the Rise of Fascism in Romaniapublished in English ingives an in-depth analysis of The Transfiguration. Cioran died of Alzheimer’s disease  and is buried at the Montparnasse Cemetery. Views Read Edit View history. The theme of human alienation, the most prominent existentialist theme, presented by Jean-Paul Sartre and Albert Camusis thus formulated, inby young Cioran: Romanian philosopher and essayist.
He revisits suicide in depth in The New Godswhich contains a section of aphorisms devoted to the subject. He was a thinker passionate about history; widely reading the writers that were associated with the period of ” decadent “.
Cioran revised The Transfiguration of Romania heavily in its second edition released in the s, eliminating numerous passages he considered extremist or “pretentious and stupid”. Why take it all so seriously? However, Cioran’s pessimism in fact, his skepticismeven nihilism remains both inexhaustible and, in its own particular manner, joyful; it is not the sort of pessimism which can be traced back to simple origins, single origins themselves being questionable. He became an agnostictaking as an axiom “the inconvenience of existence”.
It was the last book he wrote in Romanianthough not the last to deal with pessimism and misanthropy through delicate and lyrical aphorisms.
Pessimism characterizes all of his works, which many critics trace back to ciooran of his childhood in his mother is reputed to have told him that if she had known he was going to be so fartea she would have aborted him.
His works often depict an atmosphere of torment, a state that Cioran himself experienced, and came to be dominated by lyricism and, often, the expression of intense and even violent feeling. 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. On 28 November, for the state-owned Romanian RadioCioran recorded a speech centered on the portrait of Corneliu Zelea Codreanuformer leader of the movement, praising him and the Guard for, among other things, “having given Romanians a purpose”.
His work has been noted for its pervasive philosophical pessimismand frequently engages with issues of suffering, decay, and nihilism. Wikimedia Commons has media related to Emil Cioran.
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Continental philosophy Philosophical pessimism Existentialism. Retrieved from ” https: This page was last edited on 25 Decemberat Thomas LigottiNick Land. Preoccupied with the problems of death and suffering, he was attracted to the idea of suicidebelieving it to be an idea that could help one go on living, an idea which he fully explored in On the Heights of Despair.
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.
When Cioran’s mother spoke to him of abortion, he confessed that it did not disturb him, but made an extraordinary impression which led to an insight about the nature of existence “I’m simply an accident. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. He mentioned that Bach and Dostoyevsky were the two great obsessions of his life, but that while his passion for Dostoyevsky ended up diminishing somewhat, his a,agirilor with Bach “remained intact”.
Inhe left for Paris with a scholarship from the French Institute of Bucharestwhich was then prolonged until Cioran published books only in French thereafter.
Suicidenihilismethicsliterature. According to Cioran, as long as man has kept in touch with his origins and amagirlor cut himself off from himself, he has resisted decadence.