Tag Archives: tyranny

Kalev’s Anti-Blog: Remarks on ‘Macbeth’

By Kalev Pehme Of the work of Shakespeare, no play has as an extensive elaboration of preternatural or (perhaps) supernatural beings as Macbeth. That the three witches are preternatural as opposed to supernatural means that the old crones do not … Continue reading

Posted in Philosophy, Poetry, Slow and Close Reading | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Kalev’s Anti-Blog: The Boy Toy and the End of History

I wrote this essay some years ago, but I still like it. I have up-dated and improved it a bit.   My friend and former student Jenn Clarke in now of Las Vegas, a great place of speculation, referred to … Continue reading

Posted in Leo Strauss, Philosophy | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 20 Comments