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Agamben events at Northwestern

On the 15th anniversary of Giorgio Agamben’s Northwestern lectures the Paul of Tarsus Interdisciplinary Working Group presents with support from the Alice Kaplan Institute for the Humanities, the Program in Critical Theory, and the German department. 70 more words

Agamben

DFO Research in Context of Agamben's Theories

In searching for information regarding bitumen levels in the Burrard Inlet, it’s increasingly apparent the stratification between the two forms of life: politically qualified life and bare life. 370 more words

Bitumen

Australia's Camp

In August 2013 it was announced that Australia had managed an impressive 150 violations of the 1966 International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights in relation to its detention policies. 480 more words

Giorgio Agamben, For a theory of destituent power

Giorgio Agamben, For a theory of destituent power

Public lecture in Athens, 16.11.2013

Invitation and organization by Nicos Poulantzas Institute and SYRIZA Youth

http://www.chronosmag.eu/index.php/g-agamben-for-a-theory-of-destituent-power.html

Against free choice

Common sense tells us that we’re morally accountable because we have free will. In reality, the opposite is the case — a free will is attributed to us so that we can be viewed as morally accountable. 774 more words

Christian Theology