InPresence 193Rudolf Steiner and Friedrich Nietzsche
Jeffrey Mishlove explores the complex relationship Rudolf Steiner had with the person and legacy of Friedrich Nietzsche. Steiner maintained that Nietzsche has been a Franciscan ascetic monk in a previous lifetime. He believed himself to be the reincarnated spirit of the medieval philosopher Thomas Aquinas. Steiner saw both himself and Nietzsche as wrestling with the darkest of spiritual forces.
(Recorded on September 8, 2020)
Published on September 29, 2020