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The "Appearing as Such" in Patocka's "A-subjective Phenomenology"
This paper attempts a systematic presentation of Patocka's "A-subjective Phenomenology," especially of the doctrine concerning the "Appearing as Such," which was at the center of Patocka's work during the last years of his ...
Shuttling the archive: Mediterranean crossings, impossible mourning, ghostly navettes
In this dissertation project I look at the politics of memory and mourning as read through the trope of the archive. In doing this, I use the navette or shuttle as a form of transit and as a reading methodology in order ...
Lockjaw of the brain: "Moby-Dick" and aesthetic experience, petrified
For nearly a century we've feared Moby Dick 's Captain Ahab and used the artwork to peddle ideas about the good life. This dissertation seeks to understand why the popular and critical tradition have succeeded in turning ...
Ontoterrorem ; or, power, ontological-terror & protestation: (Re)conceptualizing language, thought & the body as structures of possibility
" Ontoterrorem ; or, Power, Ontological-Terror & Protestation" attempts a (re)conceptualization of Language, Thought & the Body as structures of possibility. While I feel it is utterly impossible to ‘definitively’ ...
Sublime responsibilities: Form as ethic
This dissertation addresses the formal value of works of art (poetry, visual art, film, and music) in terms of ethical concepts after Emmanuel Levinas, Martin Heidegger, Jacques Derrida, Gilles Deleuze, Frederick Nietzsche ...