Misanthropos


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Mis`an´thro`pos


n.1.A misanthrope.
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Se advierte una clara intencionalidad apologetica: los cristianos no solo no son misanthropos, sino que son los que superan a todos en philanthropia.
Senala que la philanthropia era el ideal de la sociedad helenistica a partir de la impronta de Alejandro Magno: los hombres deben ser corteses entre si, asi como el superior lo es hacia su subordinado porque los dioses lo son hacia los hombres (18), es decir, se unen las dos lineas de la nocion de filantropia a las que hicimos referencia; para la cultura helenistica, quien no es philanthropos es un misanthropos o apanthropos, es decir, esta en contra o perdio su condicion humana.
In 1965 Gunn finished the sequence Misanthropos, whose protagonist thinks himself the last man alive on earth, and learns otherwise in the final lines.
He dies beyond the civitas, nameless like his kindred exile, Timon of Athens, who renamed himself Misanthropos and devised his own lonely epitaph: 'Here lies a wretched corse, of wretched soul bereft; / Seek not my name .
Touch (1967) contains two groups of poems, the first about rebirth, the second, Misanthropos, seventeen lyrics about the last man on earth after atomic war.
Timon has left behind only the faintest of traces, even his name having been replaced by the generic label misanthropos, if the first of the two epitaphs is taken as the one to be kept.