When Local Knowledge Means Autonomy

"An aerial view of a town built during the Middle Ages or the oldest quarters (medina) of a Middle Eastern city that has not been greatly tampered with has a particular look. It is the look of disorder. Or, to put it more precisely, the town conforms to no overall abstract form... The fact that the layout of … Continue reading When Local Knowledge Means Autonomy

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Preliminary Study For a Political Masochism

Considering Sade and Masoch The question Deleuze poses, in order to prompt our concern with these two authors is the following: “What is the meaning of the meeting of violence and sexuality in such excessive and abundant language as that of Sade and Masoch? How are we to account for the violent language linked with … Continue reading Preliminary Study For a Political Masochism