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Creator of: 'On Arendt' - Arendtian Academics Mailing List

In May 2016 I created On Arendt: Arenditan Academics mailing list. 

On Arendt is a mailing list and resource for any academics – new or established – to hear about upcoming events, publications, and engagements with Hannah Arendt’s work across Europe .  142 more words

Hannah Arendt

Why is Martin Heidegger, a renowned Nazi, still considered a great philosopher, with a history of Jewish students?

In 1929, four years before Hitler became chancellor of Germany, Martin Heidegger mentioned his misgivings about the “Jewification” of the German spirit. His ideas on race were rooted in the “soil and blood” of historic Germany. 916 more words


'Vita Activa' Film Screening & Panel Discussion [KCL]

In May 2016, Julian Shaw (PhD Candidate, King’s College London) organised the following event with the financial support of the KISS-DTC and The ‘Spatial Politics’ Group (Dept. 107 more words

Film Screening

Oakeshott, “On being conservative.”

Actually, politics is one of the few places the conservative disposition is utterly inappropriate.

Birkaç Sessiz Soluk

Bazı dillerde, ‘anlamak’ sözcüğünün içinde ‘durmak’ fiilinin olduğunu öğrendiğimde, kim bilir kaç kez kullandığım İngilizce understand sözcüğüne bir adım geri çekilerek bakmış ve gerçekten şaşırmıştım. Bilginin kaynağı Dücane Cündioğlu’nun bir twitter notuydu. 821 more words

Günler Getirdikçe

Why Hitler wasn't a Zionist (obviously) and the enduring wisdom of Hannah Arendt

This week by mere coincidence (in relation to the ruckus created by London’s former mayor Ken Livingstone) I began re-reading the brilliant Hannah Arendt’s ‘Eichmann in Jerusalem’. 1,021 more words


The Ordinariness of Murder

Life is lived in the ordinary moments. We live among ordinary people doing ordinary things in ordinary places. This is why everyone one loves movies. We get to experience the exciting cut up slices of someone’s life, without seeing the boring steps that occurred in between. 1,181 more words

Adolf Eichmann