How Physical Objects Submit to the Apparent Miracle of Human Consciousness

The role of objectification in the advent of civilization

Is there a default mode of human understanding, a way of thinking that’s universal and hardwired into the brain?

If so, it would have to be the animistic sort of hypersocialization that seems to have been commonplace…

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Benjamin Cain

Knowledge condemns. Art redeems. I learned that as an artistic writer who did a doctorate in philosophy. We should try to see the dark comedy in all things.