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Nietzsche and Zapffe: Beauty, Suffering, and the Nature of Genius

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Published on Dec 6, 2015

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In this video we explore the ideas of Peter Wessel Zapffe and Friedrich Nietzsche, specifically the ideas that individuals utilize repressional mechanisms to protect themselves from the "pain of living", and how art and beauty can be a stimulus to life.
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