RP 172 (Mar/Apr 2012)

In this issue:

    Contents: 172 Contents Page
    – Radical Philosophy

    Commentary: Class warfare in the USA
    Anti-unionism and the legislative agenda of the 1%
    – Gordon Lafer

    Article: Lenin and Gandhi
    A missed encounter?
    – Étienne Balibar

    Article: Faust on film
    Walter Benjamin and the cinematic ontology of Goethe’s Faust 2
    – Matthew Charles

    Interview: Noam Chomsky
    Freedom and power
    – Noam Chomsky and Peter Hallward

    Reviews: 172 ReviewsBooks Reviewed:

    Fredric Jameson, Representing ‘Capital’: A Reading of Volume One

    Melissa Gregg and Gregory J. Seigworth, eds, The Affect Theory Reader

    Michael Bailey and Des Freedman, eds, The Assault on Universities: A Manifesto for Resistance

    University for Strategic Optimism, Undressing the Academy, or The Student Handjob

    Deborah Cook, Adorno on Nature

    Isabelle Thomas-Fogiel, The Death of Philosophy: Reference and Self-Reference in Contemporary Thought

    Peter E. Gordon, Continental Divide: Heidegger, Cassirer, Davos

    Sean Sayers, Marx and Alienation: Essays on Hegelian Themes

    – John Kraniauskas, Todd Cronan, Matthew Charles, Kate Soper, Wesley Phillips, David Winters, Jan Kandiyali and Daniel Nemenyi

    Obituary: Friedrich Adolf Kittler, 1943–2011
    ‘Switch off all apparatuses’
    – Gill Partington

    Obituary: León Rozitchner, 1924–2011
    Politics and subjectivity, head-to-head
    – Bruno Bosteels