A Metonymic Community. Towards Poetics Of Contingency

In his 2001 book with the programmatic title Community: Seeking Safety in an Insecure World, Zygmunt Bauman sketches in an almost stereotypical way a concept of community, one that not only seems to be far away, sunken into history, but that, for all that we know, might never actually have existed: a community that is […]

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The Marvelous Births of Jean-Luc Nancy

A day in Strasbourg and a conversations about the Cathedral, within the Cathedral – this is the starting point of a discussion about another relation to technology between the philosophers Jean-Luc Nancy and Shaj Mohan. It is this discussion, that leads Shaj Mohan in his tribute to Jean-Luc Nancy to a reflection on the immanence of existence.

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Der Keil – Der Berg – Die internationale Gemeinschaft

Die Frage, welcher in diesem Essay nachgegangen wird, ist diejenige nach der Konstituierung von internationaler Gemeinschaft. Basierend auf einer aktuellen Arbeit, welche ich zur Rezeption des Sachbuchs Silent Spring [1], von der Biologin Rachel Carson, in den 1960er bis in die 1970er Jahre, schreibe, versuche ich aufzuschlüsseln, wie Regionales auch immer in ein grösseres Ganzes hineinspielt.

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