The purpose of the existentialists survival guide how to live authentically in an inauthentic age my aim in this book is to articulate the life enhancing insights of the existentialists this survival guide is designed to help you get overstumbling blocks as the subtitle of this book indicates authenticity is a common theme. Author gordon marino seems like a nice sincere guy his book the existentialists survival guide how to live authentically in an inauthentic age is both a survey of existentialist approaches to various topics anxiety authenticity death and a personal account of how the philosophy of existentialism has worked for him so what is . In the existentialists survival guide gordon marino director of the hong kierkegaard library at st olaf college and boxing correspondent for the wall street journal recasts the practical takeaways existentialism offers for the twenty first century from negotiating angst depression despair and death to practicing faith morality and . Marinos brilliant the existentialists survival guide how to live authentically in an inauthentic age gives existentialism a 21st century presence more gripping nuanced and convincing than in its initial american portrayal 60 years ago the prose is electric illustrating the point that existentialism is also literary. The existentialists survival guide is a remarkable book we cant think of another writer who so thoroughly understands kierkegaard and his followers presents their thought more accessibly than they themselves did and crucially relates them concretely to the dark places in his own life and ours
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