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Apologies but neither Graham or I will be present on Wed 20th. I was rather excited about reading and reviewing George Bataille’s essay ‘The Cruel Practice of Art’  available here - 61 more words

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Caputo Lectures on the "New Materialism"

Here are John D. Caputo’s two lectures from the Philadelphia Summer School in Continental Philosophy (thanks again for a great day Leon Niemoczynski!) on the “New Materialism”/”Speculative Realism” 11 more words


Anomaly 20/08/2014

Thinking of doing some Marquis De Sade or Georges Bataille on Wednesday 20th. Most see them as literary figures but they also represent a philosophy of life. 19 more words

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Next week's Reading

Oops, seem to be some problems with that PDF. Will either sort it or proffer something different soon.


Speculative Realism

Toward an Alloyed Ontology: What It’s Like to Be a Human Among Things

Things and objects have recently been the content of a number of recent philosophical investigations. Eager theorists searching for new territory turn to an often-overlooked topic: objects. 967 more words