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Kierkegaard Studies. Yearbook: 2006 Niels Jørgen Cappelørn

Kierkegaard Studies. Yearbook: 2006

Niels Jørgen Cappelørn

Published July 1st 2006
ISBN : 9783110186567
Paperback
399 pages
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In light of Hans Christian Andersens 200th birthday and the 150th anniversary of Kierkegaards death the main section of Yearbook 2006 is devoted to the relationship between Andersen and Kierkegaard. Among the articles is an essay by a leadingMoreIn light of Hans Christian Andersens 200th birthday and the 150th anniversary of Kierkegaards death the main section of Yearbook 2006 is devoted to the relationship between Andersen and Kierkegaard. Among the articles is an essay by a leading practitioner of Conceptual Art, Joseph Kosuth. The Yearbook also contains three previously unknown letters. The first, from 1857, is from Soren Kierkegaards brother-in-law to his older brother, Peter Christian. The second letter, from 1866, is from Kierkegaards former fiance, Regine Schlegel, nee Olsen to his nephew Henrik Lund. The third letter, written the day after Kierkegaards funeral in 1855, is from theologian and politician Peter Christian Zahle. It contains new information about Kierkegaards period of illness at Frederiks Hospital, his funeral at the Church of Our Lady and his burial at Assistens Cemetery.