Listening for a New Body: Thinking Change and Learning Reason with Difference and Repetition and Spinoza: Practical Philosophy

Antonia Pont

This paper takes up the question of how a change other than “the relentless order of incremental change” might happen by examining it in relation to the notion of habit (after Ravaisson and Grosz) and the question of rhythm and temporal structuration as strategy. Nietzsche’s distinction between leaping and dancing offers us some initial clues, as does Deleuze’s provocations in Differen...

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conference: DARE 2017: aberrant nuptials
date: November 20, 2017
venue: Orpheus Institute, Auditorium
format: in words
practice: transversal
keywords: Difference and Repetition, Spinoza: Practical Philosophy

Encountering Fashion

Andrea Eckersley

Encounters with fashion are among the myriad everyday practices by which the subject emerges and endures, is disrupted and becomes other than itself. This paper outlines how practices of subjectivation can occur in and through encounters with fashion. Encountering fashion is a dynamic process involving a transmission or flow between bodies that reveals qualities, relationships, properties, and exp...

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conference: DARE 2017: aberrant nuptials
date: November 20, 2017
venue: Orpheus Institute, Auditorium
format: in words
practice: things
keywords: fashion

Sonic Forms of Capture

Terri Bird

The many and varied practices of art engage in multiple processes of forming, involving conceptual, material, bodily, temporal, and spatial procedures. In What is Philosophy? Gilles Deleuze and Félix Guattari insist, “composition is the sole definition of art,” stating “what is not composed is not a work of art.” They task artists with producing compounds of sensation that render...

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conference: DARE 2017: aberrant nuptials
date: November 20, 2017
venue: Orpheus Institute, Auditorium
format: in words
practice: music and sound
keywords: Anne Sauvagnargues

Outside Interior : ?Interior

Suzie Attiwill

An encounter between interior design and Deleuze has created ?interior—a stuttering that produces a pause between stimulus and response to open an interior in an outside. Practising with Deleuze as an interior design academic, curator, exhibition designer, and writer, concepts of interior and interiority are challenged and transformed. Deleuze’s claim to a hatred of interiority (“Letter to a...

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conference: DARE 2017: aberrant nuptials
date: November 20, 2017
venue: Orpheus Institute, Auditorium
format: in words
practice: space
keywords: Michel Foucault, transcendence