Tag: Agamben

Masks and Their Moralities

joeclifford95 , August 29th, 2021


For some, instructions to wear masks in public places have been an opportunity to chart new courses in fashion or have simply been a minor inconvenience in the…


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reality check. Wie die Corona-Krise kritische und weniger kritische Theorien auf den Prüfstand stellt

Carolin Amlinger, Nicola Gess , July 1st, 2020


Nach einer kurzen Phase der Orientierungslosigkeit begannen in der Corona-Krise die Verschwörungstheorien zu blühen. Was zeichnet diese konspirativen Erklärungsmodelle aus? Und welche Herausforderunge…


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Brave New Normal World

Mateusz Laszczkowski , April 3rd, 2020


When politicians begin to speak of a post-corona “new normality”, what does that imply? And why should we be concerned?   The spread of the coronavirus and the…


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Selfies | 自拍

Gabriele , February 16th, 2016


In “Dim Stockings”, a short chapter included in his The Coming Community, Giorgio Agamben takes a cue from the prosaics of a stockings advertisement to discuss the commodification…


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La horda aniquilable

La horda aniquilable

The Killable Horde

Gastón Gordillo , September 4th, 2014


The film World War Z includes several scenes in which soldiers kill large numbers of zombies; not surprisingly, the movie comes to an end with a graphic image that…


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The Killable Horde

Gastón Gordillo , September 4th, 2014


The film World War Z includes several scenes in which soldiers kill large numbers of zombies; not surprisingly, the movie comes to an end with a graphic image that…


→Space and Politics