The Lonely Self? Walker Percy vs. Carl Sagan

By |2014-01-16T19:12:38-06:00April 20th, 2013|Categories: Peter A. Lawler, Philosophy, Walker Percy|Tags: |

Here’s the third part of my celebration of Walker Percy’s Lost in the Cosmos. This is a thought experiment, and you’re perfectly free to disagree with it, have contempt for it, or just hate it. Walker Percy’s self-help book is basically in the form of a twenty-question self-help quiz. The questions are about various self-understandings people have. [...]