Alain Badiou, aphilosophy, convention, critical theory, critique, Exhibition, Graham Harman, Object Oriented Ontology, Quentin Meillassoux, Speculative Realism, the individual, true object, Uncategorized

The Significant Event, Part 4b (Part 5): Hard Correlationalism: The Crux of the Problem of Speculative Realism and the Critique of Conventional Philosophy. (And no, I am not mistaking ‘continental’ philosophy; I mean Conventional philosophy.)

We are still moving toward the meaning of the pocket veto and the significant event. Here, we consider Quentin Miessaloux and the ideas presented in his book "Beyond Finitude". * Meillassoux's argument arrives through the question: when modern science, or the mathematization of the world, had taken hold, what he identifies as the Copernican Revolution,… Continue reading The Significant Event, Part 4b (Part 5): Hard Correlationalism: The Crux of the Problem of Speculative Realism and the Critique of Conventional Philosophy. (And no, I am not mistaking ‘continental’ philosophy; I mean Conventional philosophy.)

aphilosophy, Baruch Spinoza, convention, critical theory, Exhibition, existence, existentialism, literature, neo-modernism, non-philosophy, post-modern, prose, the individual, true object, Uncategorized

Extreme Dialectic: Spinoza and the Term (revisited).

"AS men are accustomed to call Divine the knowledge which transcends human understanding, so also do they style Divine, or the work of God, anything of which the cause is not generally known: for the masses think that the power and providence of God are most clearly displayed by events that are extraordinary and contrary… Continue reading Extreme Dialectic: Spinoza and the Term (revisited).

aphilosophy, Baruch Spinoza, convention, critical theory, cultural critique, Exhibition, faith, Francois Laruelle, irony, non-philosophy, philosophy, prose, radical, reality, the individual, true object, Uncategorized

Non-Philosophy and Aphilosophy: Departure. An Exercise of Metalepsis; Spinoza and the term part 2; Laruelle and the Quadripartite.

If we are steadfast in our undertaking we will not labor our attitude of righteousness. Yet, we likewise must not fall back into the comfort of the easy way. The challenge is to indeed be challenged, and not to again be presented with another variation of puzzle, for by now the puzzles are seen to… Continue reading Non-Philosophy and Aphilosophy: Departure. An Exercise of Metalepsis; Spinoza and the term part 2; Laruelle and the Quadripartite.

convention, critical theory, Exhibition, faith, Immanuel Kant, irony, non-philosophy, philosophy, poetry, radical, reality, religion, true object, Uncategorized

Aphilosophy, Convention, Faith and God.

They have sat down for dinner. The philosophers are at the first table, the conventional methodogists at another. The philosophers are having bread and water that are hardly distinguishable from prime rib and Cabernet Sauvignon, and they are having a wonderful time. The methodologists have the best of the house and their conversation revolves up… Continue reading Aphilosophy, Convention, Faith and God.

being, Exhibition, existence, faith, immanence, irony, literature, metaphysics, objectivism, ontology, philosophy, poetry, prose, religion, Uncategorized

Further on Faith; A Reflection.

Im gonna step a little closer to home here, just for a moment, and offer what could be considered a fictional account of life in experience. A word on faith. "Where I am offended, I have faith." I have difficulty with a faith that must be worked for, as if some times I have faith… Continue reading Further on Faith; A Reflection.