Tag: Human Purpose


T. S. Eliot’s Hollow Men: A Zombie Poem


Artists are ahead of the rest of us when it comes to understanding the times; in his 1968 film Night of the Living Dead, George Romeo created the modern zombie, a picture of humanity in the contest of secular modernism.  I contend that the most insightful of the artists are...

Zombies and Human Purpose


Zombies haunt the boundaries of a culture that believes that humanity has no ultimate purpose.  A manufactured object obviously has a purpose that was built into it by its designers, but a lot of people  do not believe this is true for human beings. A comment on TED in response...