Francois Laruelle, Graham Harman, philosophy, realism, Slavoj Zizek

A Comment on Ontological Equivocation and the Possibility of Plurality.

The thought of Plurality came to be right now in coming across Graham Harman's plug for a couple new Object Oriented books. In particular, the ideas of Tristan Garcia, the "Life Intense". Now, I have not read hardly anything of Tristan; what I have read sort of left me pondering. Now, I just read the summary… Continue reading A Comment on Ontological Equivocation and the Possibility of Plurality.

AIME, being, Bruno Latour, critical theory, existence, Francois Laruelle, Immanuel Kant, Jean-Francois Lyotard, ontology, philosophy, realism, reality, religion, Teleology, truth

All is Vanity, for Real…Kant, Latour and the Pass, part 2.

Ok; here is the post I meant to put: So we come to Bruno Latour, and his notion of the pass. What is it that allows for the repetition whereby self-fulfillment is denied? This is the question of 'what happened'. We will never get to answer the question of what 'is happening' until we answer… Continue reading All is Vanity, for Real…Kant, Latour and the Pass, part 2.

critical theory, exhibition, ontology, philosophy, realism, Uncategorized

Engagement?

"...engage? You want me to enage with the texts? And which authors should i reference? Might i ask what you expected here? Isnt this the reason we called this talk? I guess we cant assume then that everyone here understands the point of all this, eh?... the conclusion of the great lineage of texts have… Continue reading Engagement?

aphilosophy, being, convention, event, exhibition, existence, faith, immanence, nonphilosophy, Object Oriented Ontology, realism, reality, Speculative Realism, true object, Truth, Uncategorized

Awareness: part 2

Some one posted a comment to this post of mine, to which I replied, but then I made it into a new posting. You can check the comments of the original post  here:  “We will find, inevitably, as a kind, that the only things that change are the objects of our view, and not any… Continue reading Awareness: part 2