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Miguel de Unamuno and His Tragic Sense of Life

Eremina Ekaterina

post-graduate student of the Faculty of Translation and Interpretation at University of Pompeu Fabra

08018, Spain, Barcelona, Roc Boronat 138




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Abstract: The present article is devoted to studying the 'agonic' philosophy of a Spanish writer Miguel de Unamuno. His philosophy was formed under the influence of the historical and social environment and particular facts from the writer's personal biography. All works written by Miguel de Unamuno after the crisis of the 1987th are full of thoughts about faith and lack of faith, death and immortality and a certain tragic tone. For Unamuno life is an 'agony', constant doubts and struggle against death. According to Miguel de Unamuno, feelings, reason, faith and science are struggling in human's soul and this 'agony' is the true life. Unamuno's philosophical searches go beyound the scope of an essay and take the form of narrative experiments. His philosophy evolves around the problem of individual immortality. The desire to live forever and the reason telling that this desire will never come true literally tore Unamuno apart. Trying to to understand the nature of relations between Human and his Creator, Unamuno appeals to imagination as the last method of knowledge and uses a novel as a model of reality. 

Keywords: 'agonic' philosophy, sleep, personalism, craving for immortality, tragic sense of life, reality, Quixotism, 'agony', model of reality, creator
This article written in Russian. You can find full text of article in Russian here .

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