THE GLOBAL CENTER FOR ADVANCED STUDIES (SEPTEMBER-OCTOBER 2017)

Rocco Gangle, PhD

Seminar: Introduction to Non-Philosophy & F. Laruelle

 

Course Description

 This course will introduce the philosophical thought of the French thinker, Francois Laruelle. There will be three lectures and a follow-up discussion session.

Recommended Texts include

F. Laruelle, From Decision to Heresy, Sequence/Urbanomic.

F. Laruelle, Philosophies of Difference, Bloomsbury.

Lectures

1. Non-philosophy: key concepts and methodology

(text: From Decision to Heresy)

2. Beyond Nietzsche/Heidegger

(text: Philosophies of Difference)

3. Applications: non-aesthetics, non-ethics

(texts: Photo-Fiction; General Theory of Victims)