philosophy

Clean Shave, by CSP – and other postmodern avoidance.

What is the relationship between art and philosophy? That is the issue I treat. In "The Postmodern Condition", Jean-Francois Lyotard speaks of this dichotomy in terms of 'narrative' and 'scientific' discourses. Emmanuel Kant speaks of the difference between Practical and Pure reason. And others also divide essential Being into dichotomous factions and never seem to… Continue reading Clean Shave, by CSP – and other postmodern avoidance.

Alain Badiou, aphilosophy, convention, critical theory, Exhibition, existence, faith, Francois Laruelle, irony, Jean-Francois Lyotard, literature, non-philosophy, ontology, philosophy, reality, religion, Slavoj Zizek, the individual, true object

The Story; On the Big Story: An Aphilosophical Non-philosophical Philosophical Rendition.

Let's see how much people like stories. I investigate here the Big Story of the Bible as it may concern human history. I will try to fill in the Story with what I see as human course. In a way, it is a story of the Big Story, which amounts, I guess, to a type… Continue reading The Story; On the Big Story: An Aphilosophical Non-philosophical Philosophical Rendition.

bad faith, critical theory, Francois Laruelle, irony, Jean-Francois Lyotard, non-philosophy, philosophy, poetry, radical, Uncategorized

Direct Tangent 4.28: What can I say ? Part 1.

Its about time I get to the point. I have spent plenty of time talking around the issue. I have talked about Bad Faith and mentioned the issue, I've talked about aspects of the issue and indicated that all this has to do with the reason why Laruelle seems bogged down in jargon. I feel… Continue reading Direct Tangent 4.28: What can I say ? Part 1.