From Johnny Stork on Google + “What is The Role of a Philosopher Today? “It is interesting to note that some fishes find it easier to swim against the current. A trout, for example, is known to use the turbulence in the water and bounce off the eddies to propel itself forward. Salmon and tuna, […]Read More What is the role of the philosopher today?
The other day, I commented on a post over at Larval Subjects. Someone replied to my last comment: Racism is socially constructed. Just like gender. They are just signifiers without a signified. Now how do you think you can explain and convince someone who doesn’t even know this kind of thinking exists? This is a […]Read More Philosophy and Racism.
The computer reading does not phrase the excerpt very well, and makes it a little difficult to understand. So for those who are interested in what Alice the Computer was reading, here is the text: “The speech act becomes a symbolic Event if and when its occurrence restructures the entire field; although there is no […]Read More Text of the Excerpt from “The Philosophical Hack” from the previous post.
An excerpt from my upcoming book “The Philosophical Hack“: Deleuze through Zizek about the speech act and the Event. (This is a test of this voice feature of Word and iTunes. I think going forward, I will slow down Alice’s cadence. And perhaps look to an app that does this text to voice […]Read More Excerpt from the Upcoming “The Philosophical Hack.”
The “mystery” of the infinite https://amorinoblog.wordpress.com/2018/07/12/the-mystery-of-the-infinite/ — Read on amorinoblog.wordpress.com/2018/07/12/the-mystery-of-the-infinite/Read More The “mystery” of the infinite
Blast to the past !! Lets have a little reverie from 5 years ago. This blog had barely begun. Tangent: Bad Faith, Part 3 Ok, time to get serious. One has to have the time, see, to get really serious because when one gets really serious, things tend to get really funny, so funny, that […]Read More Tangent: Bad Faith, part 3.i
prajnaic functioning https://tomsullivansblog.wordpress.com/2018/07/09/prajnaic-functioning/ — Read on tomsullivansblog.wordpress.com/2018/07/09/prajnaic-functioning/Read More prajnaic functioning