Tag Archive: Henrik Ibsen

Feb 04

February 4: Georg Brandes

Georg Brandes

“But my doubt would not be overcome,” wrote Brandes. “Kierkegaard had declared that it was only to the consciousness of sin that Christianity was not horror or madness. For me it was sometimes both.”

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Dec 08

December 8: Björnstjerne Björnson

Bjornstjerne Bjornson

Not only is his advanced Rationalism found in his works — these include Poems and Songs and Absalom’s Hair) — but he translated Robert Ingersoll for the Norwegian audience.

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