Cull the One Percent

Cull the one percent (a suggested process against inequality) ‘Under the Company’s beneficent influence, our customs are now steeped in chance.’ With the recent report from Oxfam confirming the obscene and growing inequalities of our current societies, I wonder whether it is time to institute a solution inspired by Borges’s…

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Dissensus, Judgment, Universality: Rethinking Lyotard’s Politics

November 30 – December 1 International Workshop Dissensus, Judgment, Universality Rethinking Lyotard’s Politics at the Cluster of Excellence “The Formation of Normative Orders,” Goethe University, Frankfurt. Program for the Workshop.  I’ll be speaking about the potential for resistance to normativity and the deeper understanding of the genesis of normative orders…

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