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in combination: breaking with power

how to break with power? when we write that we must affirm the break, the break from power, affirm the fragmentary, are we left with only a negative? 223 more words


Virtual Judaism of the Mishnah (Jacob Neusner & Gilles Deleuze)

Reading Neusner’s classic Judaism: The Evidence of the Mishnah at long last and past midcareer. I am unsure if earlier I would have ever appreciated the book enough or at all or I would have been able to conceive the idea that Mishnah is virtual Judaism. 1,012 more words


Deleuze Talmud Notes

I think it holds up, this little exercise in transposing Deleuzian concepts into a theory of philosophical Talmud:

Talmud of Difference and Repetition

Talmud would constitute repetition of Torah, and like repetition assumes the status of echo, doubles, or souls that cannot be replaced or substituted, one for the other (p.1). 1,116 more words


Thought and Image (Deleuze Cinema)

I’m reading chapters 7-8 of Cinema 2 as a single, complete, and coherent unit that touch upon the image as a work of thought. There are 3 complex parts to these reflections in chapter 7. 2,266 more words


Thoughts on “I”

When an essayist introduces the “I” it makes us feel uneasy. We long for the death of the author. Its “I” is rude, loud–corrupt. It has no place in the realm of criticism or deconstruction. 702 more words


Everyday Phenomenology I: Walk

It is more than fair to ask, “Everyday phenomenology? What the hell is that?” After all, “phenomenology” alone has a number of meanings comparable to “ideology”[1]: … 1,366 more words


Memoria, tiempo: Deleuze

Acá se quiere abordar una concepción cartográfica de los conceptos de la memoria y el tiempo. Como punto de partida, se concibe la memoria como un… 739 more words