Video: Judith Butler: One time...

Butler discusses the concepts of happiness, downfall, eternal, nature, in relationship to Walter Benjamin, worldliness, sacred, recurrence, loss, focusing on Kafka, and Theologico-Political Fragment

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The Symptom 12

The Symptom 12 / lacan dot com – Fall 2011 Jacques-Alain Miller The Non-Existent Seminar Alain Badiou Towards a New Concept of...

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New Book: Afterness: Figures o...

Gerhard Richter’s groundbreaking study argues that the concept of “afterness” is a key figure in the thought and...

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On the state of criticism in 2...

I call that other kind of criticism, the kind that doesn’t rely on authority and judgment, Romantic criticism. I call it that because of what I learned, long ago, from that melancholic and suicidal German, Walter Benjamin.

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Benjamin: Gathering Storm

Gathering Storm Aberrant Marxist, heretical Jew, maverick social theorist—Walter Benjamin remains difficult to classify, but his...

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