Tag: derrida

Confronting Chaos


Joseph Tabbi reviews Joe Conte’s Design and Debris and gauges the argument for chaotics-as-aesthetics across media.

Entre Chien et Loup: On Jean Genet’s Prisoner of Love


Tim Keane reviews Genet’s republished Prisoner of Love, a ‘mirror-memoir’ in which Genet sees Palestine from the inside in an attempt to see himself from the outside.

Writing the Paradigm


An overview of Gregory Ulmer’s thought by Victor Vitanza.

A Project for a New Consultancy


Joseph Tabbi and Gregory Ulmer discuss what intellectual work will be like in the new electracy.

Cyberinthian Ways


Linda Brigham hypercontextualizes contemporary philosophy.

Bataille’s Project: Atheology, Non-Knowledge


Marc LaFountain reviews a new collection of Bataille’s writings and considers the philosopher’s thoughts on prayer in a system and practice of atheology.

Metadiversity: On the Unavailability of Alternatives to Information


Tempering the myth of global variety, David Golumbia processes the dominance of English in digital environments - and a highly standardized English at that.

The Informatics of Higher Education (4 of 5)


In The Politics of Information, v.4, Bousquet, Wills, and Co bring their critique home to Higher Education.

Textual Events (3 of 5)


How to commodify “intellectual property” when the object, a text, is made of other texts, and each reading is a re-writing? The Politics of Information, Part 3, considers the identity of event and machine.

The Question of the Animal


On a posthumanism potentially worthy of the name.