Americans spend billions of dollars on self-help products each year, but does someone else hold the answers to your questions about what your life is all about? Join me as I discuss a fascinating book called If You Meet The Buddha On The Road, Kill Him! We also see how a wonderful recent Broadway musical, The Drowsy Chaperone has some very intriguing things to say about life. Could it be that there is some existentialism in that musical? Listen to this episode to find out.
Resources on Existentialism
- William Glassman from Ryerson University has a good summary of humanistic psychology here. (Thanks to Allen Esterson for this link)
- Being And Nothingness: An Essay in Phenomenological Ontology“Being And Nothingness: An Essay in Phenomenological Ontology
- One of the big names in Existentialism is Viktor Frankl who developed a therapy called Logotherapy. Here he is in a video from YouTube called:Viktor Frankl on Religion & Ultimate Meaning 1990: