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Simulated Landscape: Solar Reserve at the Lincoln Center, NYC

On a large 28-foot by 24-foot frameless LED wall, located near the Lincoln Center in New York, artist John Gerrard showed Solar Reserve, which is consider to be “a realistic video game type of art” that shows computer-generated images of a Nevada solar thermal power plant and its surrounding desert landscape. 3,427 more words

The Universe of Things: An Interview

Steven Shaviro’s new book is a wonderfully engaging study of speculative realism, new materialism, and the ways in which those fields can speak to and be informed by the philosophy of Alfred North Whitehead.  71 more words

Voice

Moving Beyond the Human: Posthumanism, Transhumanism and Objects, Part III, William Davis

Author Information: William Davis, Virginia Tech, widavis@vt.edu<

Davis, William. “Moving Beyond the Human: Posthumanism, Transhumanism and Objects.” Social Epistemology Review and Reply Collective 4, no. 3 (2015): 9-14. 2,719 more words

Books And Book Reviews

Organizing Life & Matter (CFP)

The Ecomaterialisms Collective, an interdisciplinary graduate student-organized research group at the University of California, Irvine, is organizing a conference on May 15th of this year.   232 more words

Goings On

Back from Hiatus!

The Pittsburgh Continental Philosophy Reading Group is back from a brief hiatus for two last meetings before the end of the semester. Be sure to stop by this sunday for  19 more words

Philosophy

Philosophy Forum 10/12/2014 -Michael Gallope: Cavell and Deleuze

Dear All

following some of the musical discussion of last week, this week the forum will look at a paper which considers some of Cavell’s philosophy of music in contrast to the philosophy of Deleuze. 16 more words

Speculative Realism