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A group of bloggers has organized a reading group for Jane Bennett’s Vibrant Matter. It will be hosted by five different blogs; it begins May 23 and runs until June 26. Here’s the schedule I lifted from Philosophy in a … Continue reading
I learned today at Graham Harman’s blog that he will review Jane Bennett’s Vibrant Matter. Now that’s what I call productive, interdisciplinary dialogue.
First, it’s nice that Bennett is not afraid to promote a modest degree of anthropomorphism with respect to objects, even if this promotion is simply a rhetorical maneuver. Rhetorically, it lends object a force that they are often denied. It … Continue reading