Interview with a non-existing author

This interview has been generated using OpenAI's gpt-2 170MB language model. Some of the interviewer's questions are written by me, others were generated by the model itself. I did some minimal editing, like removing repeated sentences, but no correction of grammar or changes of words. > Taken from: Interview with a non-existing author by @quasimondo > Q: … Pokračovat ve čtení Interview with a non-existing author

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James Trafford: The Shadow of a Puppet Dance: Metzinger, Ligotti and the Illusion of Selfhood

The Shadow of a Puppet Dance: Metzinger, Ligotti and the Illusion of Selfhood James Trafford > TAKEN FROM COLLAPSE IV > There are no people, nothing at all like that. – Thomas Ligotti No such things as selves exist in the world: Nobody ever was or had a self. – Thomas Metzinger   I. Being … Pokračovat ve čtení James Trafford: The Shadow of a Puppet Dance: Metzinger, Ligotti and the Illusion of Selfhood

Mark Fisher: White Magic

> TAKEN FROM CRITCRIM >   Sarkon: What you would call white magic is a program of confinement: it operates by marking boundaries, setting limits, stopping things from happening (and also, making things happen; it has a natural affinity with a certain Creationism). The other kind of magic is a tactics of fleeing, of communicability and propagation. … Pokračovat ve čtení Mark Fisher: White Magic

Thomas Ligotti: The Nemocentric Vision – the self as no-one and no-where

> TAKEN FROM EARTH-WIZARD LIVEJOURNAL > "Technology is now an invasive component of agency." - Ray Brassier, Genre is Obsolete "We now arrive at a maximally simple metaphysical position with regard to selves: No such things as selves exist in the world. At least their existence does not have to be presupposed in any rational … Pokračovat ve čtení Thomas Ligotti: The Nemocentric Vision – the self as no-one and no-where

Ray Brassier: LIQUIDATE MAN ONCE AND FOR ALL (2005)

  > TAKEN FROM IN/APPEARANCE BLOG  > Philosophers are familiar with reason but are only beginning to discover intelligence. Presaged by the dark illumination of the Enlightenment, intelligence culminates with the delirium of the sufficiency of reason. The intelligence of science and the science of intelligence have together averred that neither the real nor thought are … Pokračovat ve čtení Ray Brassier: LIQUIDATE MAN ONCE AND FOR ALL (2005)

Ray Brassier in conversation with Thomas Metzinger

Ray Brassier in conversation with Thomas Metzinger   > TAKEN FROM ARIKA AND SENSELOGIC >   Ray Brassier: I am going to begin, first of all, by talking about, or asking Thomas about the concept of transparency. The title of this event A Special Form of Darkness, actually comes from, is a quotation taken from Thomas’ … Pokračovat ve čtení Ray Brassier in conversation with Thomas Metzinger

New Translation of François Laruelle’s Nietzsche contre Heidegger, Chapter 1

New Translation of François Laruelle’s Nietzsche contre Heidegger, Chapter 1> TAKEN FROM FRACTAL ONTOLOGY _ @TADKINS613> Laruelle, François. Nietzsche contre Heidegger. Payot: Paris, 1977, p. 9-20. Translated by Taylor Adkins 1. THE TWO POLITICS OF NIETZSCHE 1. Thesis 1: Nietzsche is the revolutionary thinker who corresponds to the era of Imperialism in Capitalism, and more specifically to the era of … Pokračovat ve čtení New Translation of François Laruelle’s Nietzsche contre Heidegger, Chapter 1