Posts Tagged ‘ metaphysics ’

Zero Squared #144: How to Read a History Book

Feb 22nd, 2018 | By

Perhaps in the current climate, I shouldn’t admit this, but this week’s guest Marshall Poe has lived in the USSR and Russia, his academic specialty being Russian History. He later spent a decade teaching at Harvard University, before leaving academia to take a position at The Atlantic Monthly. Since then he founded the New Books

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The Open Space of the Future – Liam Sprod

Aug 20th, 2012 | By

From guest blogger and Zero Book author Liam Sprod Slavoj Žižek’s new book The Year of Dreaming Dangerously[1] will be out this year and already the final chapter ‘Signs from the Future’ is available[2].  Here Žižek diagnoses the problem of Marx and twentieth century Marxism as being too futural and thus sliding into an apocalyptic

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