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Monthly Archives: October, 2012

Localism, Care and the “Third Way”

As inaugural instalment of a series of measures to turn David Cameron’s Big Society agenda into reality, in November 2011 the coalition government passed the Localism Act, with the aim … Continue reading

October 23, 2012 · 1 Comment

Thoughts on ground and neoliberalism

In the interview, Catherine Malabou talks of “a lack inscribed within grounding itself” and also of “the ground is that it is itself groundless”, a concept from Heidegger’s The Principle … Continue reading

October 18, 2012 · 3 Comments

The Philosophy of Walter Benjamin Conference

Philosophy and Contemporary Critical Theory MA student John Merrick will be speaking at the The Philosophy of Walter Benjamin Conference which is taking place at Goldsmiths on the 14th and 15th of … Continue reading

October 16, 2012 · 2 Comments

Seeing in the dark

Body Waves is the title of a live “infrasonic performance” that took place in a lecture theatre of Goldsmiths College, London this September. The principal audio material of the piece … Continue reading

October 14, 2012 · 6 Comments