Open Range: Grief, Humor, Music and Other Occasions


Open Range: Grief, Humor, Music and other Occasions explores ties between Schopenhauer's philosophy and Neil Young's music, the differences between collecting music and enjoying it, and the relationship between our evolutionary aural heritage and music. Read a small portion of the work.  Whitehead's notion of the "occasion", the smallest bit of subjective experience, founds other essays on the self, the muse, and humor--each a kind of occasion in itself.

       Read about the self; 

And still available:

Look for Loving Allis Chalmers:  Reflections From Agraria  To Be Released December 2007!  See the Table of Contents. For an excerpt click here or here.

You can also, For a limited time, read the entire manuscript here