Tag: Alain Badiou

  • Event and Substance

    Event and Substance

    Various philosophers have already discussed the “event”recently. I generally consider three philosophers contemporary that are significant to the discussion of truth. I talk about them all the time: Zizek, Badiou, Laruelle; The indivisible remainder, void, and void qua void as implicated in non-philosophy, respectively. Which is to say, in a very Witgenstein manner, that whatever […]

  • A Bridge which Defines: On Richard Rorty’s very pragmatic interpretation of Gadamer Hermeneutics in his Philosophy and the Mirror of Nature (1979)

    It is easier to describe what something should be not, then to formulate what something should be, as it is easier to deconstruct then to construct. … On Richard Rorty’s very pragmatic interpretation of Gadamer Hermeneutics in his Philosophy and the Mirror of Nature (1979) ————- If we can take this short synopsis of these […]

  • Badiou’s seminar on Lacan and The Philosophical Hack.

    Badiou’s seminar on Lacan https://doctorzamalek2.wordpress.com/2018/11/26/badious-seminar-on-lacan/ — Read on doctorzamalek2.wordpress.com/2018/11/26/badious-seminar-on-lacan/ One of the next books I’ll be getting. But From the Amazon description, it sounds in line with my long awaited book, “The Philosophical Hack”,which I will be start releasing soon. The subtitle of my book is “Concluding Unscientific Postscript to Event” and is somewhat a […]

  • Ray Brassier Social Philosophy.

    the REPOST first : Originally posted on >ect podcast: >ect explores why philosophers are compelled to try to understand the social reality of which philosophy is a part https://soundcloud.com/ectpodcast/ect-9-in-conversation-with-ray-brassier “To really distinguish the ideal and the real is to understand how they are distinguished in practice, and not in thought – in what we do, […]

  • The Perfect Crime: Enchantment as Vehicle of Subjective Purpose. 

    Comment on this REPOST.. I’m not very familiar with this B guy philosopher that I hear a lot of here and there. (sorry I’m voice dictating and I didn’t really feel like going back and finding out exactly how to spell boy do they really lard lol) . I’m only going off of a quote that’s […]