Category Archives: Simon Critchley

7 Critical Theory Books That Came Out in March

Critical-theory.com has another list of recently published books – Roudinesco on Lacan, Despret & Stengers, Negra & Tasker, Critchley, Shults, Zizek and Grant. About these ads

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Simon Critchley and Philip Seymour Hoffman – video recording of discussion at Rubin Museum of Art

In Memoriam: Philip Seymour Hoffman Just over a year ago philosopher Simon Critchley met with Philip Seymour Hoffman for the final in a series of on-stage conversations called Happy Talk. In a searching dialogue that in hindsight seems prescient, the … Continue reading

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Critical.Theory.com’s 15 books to be excited about in 2014

Critical.Theory.com’s 15 books to be excited about in 2014 – full list here. Some of these are new, some new translations, some new editions, but lots to get excited about – Derrida, Althusser, Jameson, Critchley, Laclau, Massumi & Manning etc.

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Books received

Two books for the Foucault project – a collection of pieces on the first volume of the History of Sexuality, and the only other volume of Les Vies Parallèles series Foucault initiated (the first was the Herculine Barbin memoir); David Harvey’s A … Continue reading

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more on Critchley and Webster, The Hamlet Doctrine

The Verso blog has some more links.

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Simon Critchley discusses Hamlet

In The Guardian Simon Critchley discusses Hamlet – a preview of his recently published co-authored book The Hamlet Doctrine, with Jamieson Webster.

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Verso radical thinkers – brief introductory videos in The Guardian

From the Verso blog: At the beginning of the year we published another twelve titles in our seventh edition of The Radical Thinkers series including works by Alain Badiou, Willhelm Reich, Max Horkheimer, Simon Critchley and Ludwig Feuerbach. A fortnightly series of events introducing this latest set was … Continue reading

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Interview with Simon Critchley – ‘The Tragic and its Limits’

Interesting interview with Simon Critchley at The White Review. There is a quite a bit of discussion of his forthcoming co-authored book The Hamlet Doctrine.

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Simon Critchley Summer Seminar: Levinas – Ethics, Politics and the Problem of Violence

Continental Philosophy has news of Simon Critchley’s summer seminar on ‘Levinas – Ethics, Politics and the Problem of Violence’, to be held in Tilburg July 20-27, 2013. Full details here.

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Simon Critchley interview

At Figure/Ground (via Graham Harman). Some interesting discussion of universities, teaching, research, assessment as well as politics and his own writing.

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