In Duty Free Art, filmmaker and writer Hito Steyerl wonders how we can appreciate, or even make art, in the present age. How can one think of art institutions i..(read more)
This Semiotext(e) journal (1978) documented the chaotic creativity of an emerging downtown New York scene, and offered interviews with artists, theorists, write..(read more)
UK-based journal of socialist and feminist philosophy, founded in 1972 in response to the widely felt discontent with the sterility of academic philosophy at th..(read more)
For Slavoj Žižek, an impossibly erudite, politically incorrect philosopher, jokes are amusing stories that offer a shortcut to philosophical insight.
Balance has no meaning for a politics that is merely the continuation of war by other means. Both religious zealots and defenders of scientific fact declare a m..(read more)
In these previously unpublished manuscripts written just before his death in 2007, Jean Baudrillard takes a last crack at the bewildering situation currently fa..(read more)
“Multiverse” cosmologies imagine our universe as just one of a vast number of others. While this idea has captivated philosophy, religion, and liter..(read more)