The Presocratic Origins of Gerard Manley Hopkins’ “Pied Beauty”

By |2019-01-24T11:59:55-05:00September 19th, 2017|Categories: Beauty, Christianity, gerard manley hopkins, History, Philosophy, Wyoming Catholic College|

To read the Presocratic fragments is to re-enter a world where the simplest natural phenomena, such as boiling water, can set your bones quaking... To read the Presocratic fragments is to re-enter a world where the simplest natural phenomena, such as boiling water, can set your bones quaking. Today it is a cliche that “opposites [...]