Category Archives: Alberto Toscano

Albert Toscano on Fanaticism

Alberto Toscano has a new piece at the Verso blog, which is the preface to the forthcoming Korean edition of his book Fanaticism: On the Uses of an Idea. About these ads

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Foucault and the critique of our present – seminars

The first of a series of speakers under the overall theme of “Foucault and the critique of our present: Reworking the Foucauldian tool-box”, organised with the support of the Department of Politics, Goldsmiths, University of London. More details here. Alberto Toscano, “Sub-power … Continue reading

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Taipei Biennial 2012 texts

If the font doesn’t give you a headache, there are a range of interesting texts to download here. Anselm Franke, Henri Lefebvre, Alberto Toscano et. al.

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Interview with Alberto Toscano

Interesting interview with Alberto Toscano, which discusses his forthcoming co-authored book Cartographies of the Absolute, his previous work, and the state of universities today.

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Toscano and Kotsko on Agamben’s The Kingdom and the Glory

In a 2011 paper for Angelaki Alberto Toscano offers some critical remarks on Agamben’s The Kingdom and the Glory; Adam Kotsko responds. The latter is part of a symposium on the book at the Equinox Political Theology blog.

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Millennium conference – date correction

Please note the date 20-21 October 2012 is correct – not as previously advertised.

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Materialism and World Politics – Millennium conference

Update: this conference is 20-21 October 2012, not as previously advertised:

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Marx Reloaded UK premiere

Details here; and an interview with the director here.

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Marx Reloaded poster

I linked to the trailer before, but this is the poster for the film. Clicking on it will take you to a larger image. As has been pointed out on facebook already, Sloterdijk is making some kind of move on … Continue reading

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Marx Reloaded trailer

Featuring Slavoj Žižek, Antonio Negri, Nina Power, Alberto Toscano… Trotsky as Morpheus is good too.

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