Soarin' Kierkegaard (At Long Last)
Matthew Kaul writes about our anxious age in a post on The Good Teacher Substack. He brings up, as many are now, the crisis of anxiety among teenagers, but also more broadly among the general population. Kaul takes a stab at the source of this increase in anxiety by referencing Kierkegaard. It’s at least in part a crisis of meaning. The Danish philosopher Soren Kierkegaard talks about anxiety as the “dizziness of freedom.