Reza Negarestani: Memento Tabere: Reflections on Time and Putrefaction

  > Taken from Urbanomic   Motivated by a few current projects as well as some recent inspiring outputs from Nicola and Alex on the concept of decay and putrefaction, I was thinking about one of the main problems inherent to any politics or philosophy of decay. It is the problem of Time, or more … Pokračování textu Reza Negarestani: Memento Tabere: Reflections on Time and Putrefaction

KODWO ESHUN AND DAN WU’S DISCUSSION ABOUT OOLOI [ALL EMPHASIS ADDED] & XENOGENDER

> Excerpts from THE OANKALI TURNED ITS TENTACLES TOWARDS ME. THE OANKALI TURNED ITS TENTACLES TOWARDS ME was diagrammed, written and edited by the students of the Theory- Fiction Seminar of the CCC Research Master Program from September 2017 to June 2018. The Theory-Fiction Seminar is conceived and led by Kodwo Eshun.   Dan: So, … Pokračování textu KODWO ESHUN AND DAN WU’S DISCUSSION ABOUT OOLOI [ALL EMPHASIS ADDED] & XENOGENDER

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  Jeden je Rozum, leč bojují v něm dva principy.     Rozum vpouští světlo, pak tmu; vzájemným působením vzniká čas. Nakonec rozum prohlásí vítězem světlo, čas končí a Rozum je celý.     Pozměňuje tvář věcí, aby se zdálo, že plyne čas.   Vzhledem k mysli je hmota tvárná. Jedno po druhém nás vyjímá … Pokračování textu 557

Patricia MacCormack: Necrosexuality

  > Taken from Rhizomes issue 11   [1] Transgressive sexuality has frequently been defined through the dominant paradigms which it transgresses. This means transgressive sexuality is often seen as either affirming these paradigms by being oriented in dialectic opposition to them, or politically challenging in reference to them. Perversion is, however, the multiplicity at … Pokračování textu Patricia MacCormack: Necrosexuality

Alina Popa: Dead Thinking

> Taken from academia.edu > I write for one who, entering into my book, would fall into it as into a hole, who would never again get out. Georges Bataille   I: THE DEATH-GAME OF THINKING The scaffolding of a nightmare requires a nervous expenditure more exhausting than the best articulated theoretical construction. Emil Cioran … Pokračování textu Alina Popa: Dead Thinking

Eugene Thacker: An Ideal for Living { An Anti-Novel }

  How, indeed, could a dead thought have any living effect if it is truly dead? – Christian Jambet   > Excerpts from An Ideal For Living, an {anti-}novel by Eugene Thacker >     ITEM#411P969. The upper section of the rear of the pod provides one of several ideal matches between surfaces. In a … Pokračování textu Eugene Thacker: An Ideal for Living { An Anti-Novel }