Wrestling with our Presence
Toronto Conference notes IV:
Every age is unhappy . . . The alienation of our time. . .
Nostalgia for the identity that is being eclipsed.
Lyricism - Poetry:
can take us out of the world or in
a manufactured community to get to the coherence of eden.
Either a utopian past of future.
- - -stand in his disintergration . . . trying to find coherent man
. . . looking/longing for eden
or eschatological heaven
BEING, in a moment of time.
(Saved by the invention of poets and heros).