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  1. Historical Modernism: The Constitutive Role of the Historical for the Political in Hannah Arendt.Yi Wu - 2020 - Clio: A Journal of Literature, History, and the Philosophy of History 48 (1):103-121.
    In The Origins of Totalitarianism, Hannah Arendt diagnosed three symptoms for the post-revolutionary, post-Enlightenment age ending in totalitarianism: 1) the obliteration of the possibility for action, i.e. for freedom; 2) the destruction of experience; and 3) the annihilation of the meaning of death. This essay tries to draw out what such Zeitdiagnose implies. I argue that for Arendt, it is not only the genuinely political that suffers irredeemably at the political as well as the societal levels of totalitarianism, but as (...)
     
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    The Revolutionary Axiology and Nongeneralizable Ontology of Kierkegaard’s Concept of Repetition.Robert Luzecky - 2020 - Clio: A Journal of Literature, History, and the Philosophy of History 3 (47).
  3. Hegel's End-of-Art Revisited: The Death of God and the Essential Finitude of Artistic Beauty.Jeffrey Reid - 2020 - Clio: A Journal of Literature, History, and the Philosophy of History 1 (48):77-101.
    The article re-visits the different scholarly approaches to Hegel's end-of-art scenario, and then proposes a new reading whereby ending and finitude are presented as essential features of beautiful art. The first and most determinant of art's endings is the death of the Christly art object, not representations of Christ, but the actual death of (the son of) God himself as the last classical artwork. The death of God represents the last word in Greco-Roman art, the accomplishment of the beautiful individuality (...)
     
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