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Commenting on a Philosopher without giving him more undue celebrity.

I had an opportunity this morning to confront one of my biases. This one was about THe-Philosopher-Who-Will-Not-Be-Named (TPNN for short). Look in the comments of my pervious post about Derrida for a short video of a piece of one of his talks. I historically disliked TPNN Becuase I feel he is missing a key component… Continue reading Commenting on a Philosopher without giving him more undue celebrity.

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Archinect with a collection of Graham Harman lecture videos.

Archinect with a collection of Harman's lecture videos https://doctorzamalek2.wordpress.com/2018/12/06/archinect-with-a-collection-of-my-lecture-videos/ — Read on doctorzamalek2.wordpress.com/2018/12/06/archinect-with-a-collection-of-my-lecture-videos/ Thanks Graham. And thanks Archinect. and Don't forget to check out the free copy of The Moment Of Decisive Significance. The introductory segue to The Philosophical Hack (coming so soon) where I describe how one gets from the Phenomenon to the Object… Continue reading Archinect with a collection of Graham Harman lecture videos.

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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… Continue reading Badiou’s seminar on Lacan and The Philosophical Hack.

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On Metaphysics, Objects and Decent Politics with Graham Harman

This week I had a fantastic conversation with Prof. Graham Harman about his unique theory of Object-Oriented Philosophy. Our discussion was wide-ranging, we discussed Graham’s background, metaphysics, HP Lovecraft, art, architecture, Bruno Latour, cont — Read on thaleswell.podbean.com/e/on-metaphysics-objects-and-decent-politics-with-graham-harman/

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A Comment on Ontological Equivocation and the Possibility of Plurality (repost).

The thought of Plurality came to be right now in coming across Graham Harman's plug for a couple new Object Oriented books. (or perhaps just 'Realism' books; who knows anymore. lol) 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… Continue reading A Comment on Ontological Equivocation and the Possibility of Plurality (repost).

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.

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An Occasion to Discuss Our Current Methodological Block:: Call for papers: “Objects Across the Traditions”

call for papers: “Objects Across the Traditions” https://doctorzamalek2.wordpress.com/2018/06/13/call-for-papers-objects-across-the-traditions/ — Read on doctorzamalek2.wordpress.com/2018/06/13/call-for-papers-objects-across-the-traditions/ Communication across the disciplines. I feel that what we are finding today, which is really still within the postmodern dilemma, is that the institution, or the manner of methodological propriety, has defined a space of activity where the subject agent is supposed to… Continue reading An Occasion to Discuss Our Current Methodological Block:: Call for papers: “Objects Across the Traditions”