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

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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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Birmingham City University, UK

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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

Shan-ni Tsai

Shan-ni Tsai is a master’s student in the Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures at the National Taiwan University. Her research interests include Deleuze, psychoanalysis, Benjamin, literature of/after modernism, and East Asian thought. She has presented papers on Deleuze’s philosophy of time in relation to Italo Calvino, and on language in relation to Beckett. She is now working on D...

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National Taiwan University, Taipei, TW

presentations

How to Make Oneself A Dark Precursor: Mr. Palomar’s Practiced Death and Literary Epiphanies
(in DARE 2015: the dark precursor )
keywords: indeterminacy, Italo Clavino, literature