Ultimate Questions of Personal Identity

As regular subscribers of the Caesura Letters know, we often (but not always) structure our weekly letters around themes. This coming week (May 12-16) is one such example: we will be exploring ultimate questions of personal identity. (Ok, ‘ultimate’ is totally hyperbolic: we’ve done our best to tackle the biggest questions, but clearly our list …

The Week in Questions

Among the ideas and questions we will investigate in the Caesura Letters this week… Do mystics actually help keep us evidence-obsessed folks grounded in reality? If you could say a few words at your own funeral, would you? Is what we think about learning as important as what we learn? Would the world exist if …