The Return of Settembrini and Naphta in the 21st Century

On 21 September 2019, the Nexus Institute celebrated its 25th anniversary with a public symposium entitled ‘The Magic Mountain Revisited: Cultivating the Human Spirit in Dispirited Times’, after the Institute’s founding novel, Thomas Mann’s The Magic Mountain.

The Nexus Symposium opened with an intellectual duel between the philosophers Bernard-Henri Lévy and Aleksandr […]

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