ECOLOGIX: Towards an Eco-Logic of Dissensus

Jessie Beier

Indeed, this is it. As warnings of anthropogenic climate change, planetary temperature ascension, and the depletion of global water sources surge in tandem with cautionary tales of continued financial crises and political stupidity, the Earth has been conflated with a human- centred world, one divided, categorised, and made disparate through all-too-human regimes of representation. In...

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conference: DARE 2017: aberrant nuptials
date: November 21, 2017
venue: Orpheus Institute, Auditorium
format: performed
practice: philosophy
keywords: ecology

A Double Capture of Body and Life: Deleuze, Bacon, Sauka

Jūratė Baranova

This paper draws a comparison between the experiments with a double capture of body and life made by Francis Bacon (1909–92) and contemporary Lithuanian surrealist Šarūnas Sauka (b.1958) in their pictures. This comparison starts from the Deleuzian perspective. Deleuze was influenced by Antonin Artaud’s reflections on the body. In The Logic of Sense, Deleuze referred to Artaud’s te...

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conference: DARE 2017: aberrant nuptials
date: November 21, 2017
venue: Orpheus Institute, Auditorium
format: in words
practice: image
keywords: athleticism, Francis Bacon, Šarūnas Sauka, schizophrenia

Experimenting Face to the Anthropocene: An Image of the Earth-Thought from a Symptomatic Earth’s Line

Paolo Vignola

This paper aims to reactivate Deleuze and Guattari’s geophilosophy, making it coherent with their perspective, in a particular and situated locus, in order to experiment with the traits of a new germinal image of thought. Such a locus comes from South American literature and the decolonialist point of view, whose strategic importance is growing in importance in relation to the Anthropocene. This...

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conference: DARE 2017: aberrant nuptials
date: November 21, 2017
venue: Orpheus Institute, Concert Hall
format: from afar
practice: philosophy
keywords: anthropocene, plane of immanence

Topography of the (One)

Stefan Östersjö

Topography of the (One) is a composition for 11-stringed alto guitar by Swedish composer Christer Lindwall. It is a conceptually driven composition, with a vocal part for the soloist to perform, extracted from the phonological matter of philosophical texts, which are eventually recited at the close of the piece. The premiere, where the piece was staged by Swedish director Jörgen Dahlqvis...

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conference: DARE 2017: aberrant nuptials
date: November 21, 2017
venue: De Bijloke, Concert Hall
format: performed
practice: music and sound
keywords: guitar