Herwig Egon Casadoro-Kopp

What is real?

The truth about the brain, reality & fictuality of human understanding I boldly claim here, that ultimately, there is no brain, there is no reality, no truth, no continuity other than convenient and inconvenient fiction we live by. Only stories ...

love & fandango

Giacomo Casanova (1725-1798) usually – but not rightfully – conflated with Molières Don Juan (1665) could be standing much more for romantic love than he superficially is given credit for. In Heinz von Sauter´s prolific and more accurate ...

Weitermachen! Demonstration!

October, 3rd, 2019, a Thursday – Day of German Unification / Tag der Deutschen Einheit Weitermachen! Continue. Visiting Herbert Marcuse, Gottlieb Fichte, who rests next to Hegel and not far from Brecht & Heinrich Mann. Marcuse, who fled 1933 from ...

The more poetic, the truer

The poet, author, mystic, and philosopher of Early German Romanticism, Georg Philipp Friedrich Freiherr von Hardenberg (2 May 1772 – 25 March 1801) also know by his pen-name Novalis has the key. His death at only 28 and his writing largely ignored by the ...

Bindu

Look into the sun, the eye in the sky. Look at the devotional dot between the eyes of Hindus. Appropriated from ancient sign-systems using a dot and a circle is used in many cultures as a solar symbol. In conjunction the symbol or visual tag makes up the ...

Make-up lifestyle

The make-up, the gloss-over, the design of a lifestyle in samples (of course not continuous or for real) the “aestheticization of everyday life in social media…has leeched the authority of image-making from mass media and from art” (critic Brian ...