9. Home: The Seven-Hundredth Anniversary of the Town of Messkirch
Interactions with Japanese Buddhism - Explorations and Viewpoints in Twentieth Century Kyōto - Michael Pye
Martin Heidegger † [+]
University of Freiburg
Martin Heidegger (1889-1976) was a German philosopher in the Continental tradition and one of the twentieth-century's most influential thinkers.
This was an address given on July 22 1961 on the occasion of the seven-hundredth of Messkirch. The author meditates on the concept of home, homesickness. the 'alien' and what it means to celebrate 'home'.