The Extensions of Denial: Philosophy of the Real and Addiction.

unfinished notes... On the possibility of philosophy: Philosophy, which once seemed outmoded, remains alive because the moment of its realization was missed... ...This describes the same situation as 'the philosophical revolution'... ...The summary judgement that it had merely interpreted the world is itself crippled by resignation before reality, and becomes a defeatism of reason after… Continue reading The Extensions of Denial: Philosophy of the Real and Addiction.

Alain Badiou, Bruno Latour, critical theory, Francois Laruelle, non-philosophy, philosophy

Philosophy, Colonialism and Partition.

Perhaps the title should have included "non-philosophy". lol This talk concerns the opening whereby philosophy is indicated to its method through the ending that supersedes its domain. Specifically, and in the context of Francois Laruelle's "Christo-fiction", that which supersedes any conventional appropriation is the quantum. In particular, there is no philosophical posture that is able to bring… Continue reading Philosophy, Colonialism and Partition.

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.

bad faith, critical theory, Exhibition, existence, faith, Francois Laruelle, immanence, metaphysics, non-philosophy, ontology, philosophy, prose, radical, true object, Uncategorized

Direct Tangent 6.5: What I Think Is A Pretty Good Indication of My Position.

If I am saying so myself: this title is pretty fkg great; hilarious. Anyways.... My reply to a comment by Mr. Adkins came out pretty good, so I'm posting it (with some editing): Mr. Adkins: - ""There is no contradiction where there is radical duality". Also, the excerpt above is interesting, the one about there… Continue reading Direct Tangent 6.5: What I Think Is A Pretty Good Indication of My Position.