26 Oct 2010 /

martin heidegger talking about “the future and the task of thinking”

In this crypto-polemic, Heidegger concluds a 1969 German television interview by Richard Wisser with a smirk and an elipisis…

“No one knows what the fate of thinking will look like. In a lecture in Paris in 1964, entitled ‘The End of Philosophy and the Task of Thinking,’ I make a distinction between philosophy, i.e. metaphysics, and thinking as I understand it. …”

2:10 minutes excerpt (in German)

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