The Legend of the Fog

By |2020-11-13T12:42:31-06:00November 19th, 2020|Categories: Culture, History, Myth|

Part of the modernist mythos has been the idea that historical clarity increases exponentially the closer one gets to one’s own time. The myth tells us that the origins of mankind, the development of civilization, the foundation of certain human institutions are all lost in the dim past. This is what I will call “the [...]