← Previous Post: | Next Post:

 

The FBI’s Files on Camus and Sartre Confirm the Utter Meaninglessness of It All

******************

[S]tarting in 1945 and 1946, the FBI kept tabs on famed philosophers and authors Jean-Paul Sartre and Albert Camus, in hopes of discovering whether existentialism and absurdism were just communism in disguise… While existentialism and absurdism were subversive theories, in their way, they never posed any imminent or long-term harm to America, unless you consider a rise in the number of pretentious comp lit grad students to be a threat to national security.

Trackback URL for this post:
https://www.margaretsoltan.com/wp-trackback.php?p=42167

Comment on this Entry

Latest UD posts at IHE

Archives

Categories