George Themistokleous

George is an architect and a Lecturer in architectural design and history and theory at the Leeds School of Architecture, he has studied architecture and art history (University of Toronto, University of Brighton). His doctoral research considers the limitations of current architectural representational methods in relation to a rethinking of bodily and machinic vision, through custom made optical...

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affiliation

Leeds School of Architecture, UK

email

george-them [AT] hotmail.com

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Edward Thornton

Edward Thornton is a PhD student in the Philosophy Department at Royal Holloway, University of London. His research interests include twentieth-century European philosophy, post-structuralism, and psychoanalysis and his doctoral research project is an attempt to analyse the philosophical and political implications of the work of the French philosopher Gilles Deleuze, in light of his complicated re...

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affiliation

Royal Holloway, University of London, UK

presentations

The Paradoxical Form of Creative Practice: Exploring Deleuze’s Theory of Time in Logic of Sense
(in DARE 2015: the dark precursor )
keywords: C. S. Lewis, chronos, The Logic of Sense, What is the Creative Act?

Natascia Tosel

Natascia Tosel est née à Trevise (Italie) en 1989, elle a étudié philosophie à l’Université Ca’ Foscari de Venise (2008–11), à l’Albert-Ludwig Universität Freiburg en Allemagne (2012) et, ensuite, elle a obtenu la licence en philosophie à l’Université de Padoue en 2013, avec une thèse sur le concept deleuzien du devenir-révolutionnaire. À partir de 2014, elle est une doctora...

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affiliation

Université de Padoue, IT et Université Paris 8 Vincennes—Saint-Denis, FR

email

natascia.tosel [AT] gmail.com

presentations

‘Hippies use side door’: l’humorisme comme précurseur sombre
(in DARE 2015: the dark precursor )
keywords: Cosima von Bonin, humor, installation, Masochism: Coldness and Cruelty

Steve Tromans

Steve Tromans is a Birmingham-based pianist and composer working predominantly in the disciplinary fields of jazz and improvised music. He has given in the region of six thousand performances at a national and international level, and composed over one hundred works for a variety of ensembles and music-making situations. Tromans’s Birmingham-Chicago Improvisers’ Ensemble project, bringing toge...

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affiliation

Birmingham City University, UK

web

soundcloud.com

presentations

Alone/Together: Simulacral “A-Presentation” in/into Practice-As-Research in Jazz
(in DARE 2015: the dark precursor )
keywords: aesthetics, apparatus, jazz, music performance, Plato, simulacrum

In the Aberrant Event of Musical-Philosophical Thought
(in DARE 2017: aberrant nuptials )
keywords: improvisation