173 Contents Page

Download pdf

contents173

© Radical Philosophy Ltd

R a d i c a l p h i l o s o p h y

a j o u r n a l o f s o c i a l i s t a n d f e m i n i s t p h i l o s o p h yPublished by Radical Philosophy Ltd.www.radicalphilosophy.com

may/juNE 2012

Copyedited and typeset by illuminati www.illuminatibooks.co.ukLayoutby [archive] Peter Osborne, Matthew Charles and David Cunningham Printed by Russell Press, Russell House,

Bulwell Lane, Basford, Nottingham NG6 0BT Bookshop distribution UK: Central Books, 115 Wallis Road, London E9 5LN Tel: 020 8986 4854USA: Ubiquity Distributors Inc., 607 Degraw Street, Brooklyn, New York 11217 Tel: 718 875 5491 Cover image: Chicken, 2011.

Editorial collective

Claudia Aradau, Matthew Charles,

David Cunningham, Howard Feather,

Peter Hallward, Esther Leslie, Stewart Martin, Mark Neocleous, Peter Osborne,

Stella Sandford, Chris Wilbert

Contributors svetlana stephenson

teaches sociology at London Metropolitan University. She is the author of Crossing the Line: Vagrancy, Homelessness and Social Displacement in Russia (2006).

Pierre macherey

was a student of Louis Althusser, and taught philosophy at the Universities of Paris I and Lille III. His most recent books are De l’utopie! (2011) and La parole universitaire (2011).

Patrice maniglier

teaches philosophy at the University of Essex. His books include La vie énigmatique des signes: Saussure et la naissance du structuralisme (2006) and Foucault va au cinéma (co-authored with Dork Zabunyan, 2010).

Mary tiles

is Professor Emeritus, Department of Philosophy, University of Hawai’i at Manoa and Open University AL tutor for environmental courses. Her publications include Bachelard: Science and Objectivity (1984), The Philosophy of Set Theory (2004) and (with Jim Tiles) The Authority of Knowledge (1993).

Gary hall

is Professor of Media and Performing Arts at Coventry University. He is author of Culture in Bits (2002) and Digitize This Book! The Politics of New Media, or Why We Need Open Access Now (2008), and founding co-editor of the open access journal Culture Machine (www.culturemachine.net).

He is also co-founder of Open Humanities Press (www.openhumanitiespress.org).

Conmentary

The Poetry and Prose of the Russian Elections

Svetlana Stephenson …………………………………………………………………………. 2aRTiClE

Figures of Interpellation in Althusser and Fanon

Pierre macherey …………………………………………………………………………………. 9dOSSiER Bachelard and the Concept of Problematic

What is a Problematic?

Patrice maniglier ………………………………………………………………………………. 21

What Does Bachelard Mean by Rationalisme Appliqué?

mary Tiles ………………………………………………………………………………………… 24

Corrationalism and the Problematic

Gaston Bachelard …………………………………………………………………………….. 27COmmENT

Pirate Radical Philosophy

Gary hall ………………………………………………………………………………………….. 33REviEwS

Patricia Ticineto Clough and Craig Willse, eds, Beyond Biopolitics: Essays on the Governance of Life and DeathStephen J. Col ier, Post-Soviet Social: Neoliberalism, Social Modernity, Biopolitics Roberto Esposito, Immunitas: The Protection and Negation of Life

Claudia aradau…………………………………………………………………………………. 42

Ben Watson, Adorno for Revolutionaries

david Cunningham …………………………………………………………………………… 46

Tosaka Jun, Ideologie, Medien, Alltag: Eine Auswahl ideologiekritischer, kulturund medientheoretischer und geschictsphilosophischer Schriften

harry harootunian ……………………………………………………………………………. 49

Jussi Parikka, Insect Media: An Archaeology of Animals and Technology

Caroline Bassett……………………………………………………………………………….. 52

Arthur Bradley, Originary Technicity: The Theory of Technology from Marx to Derrida

Christopher Ruth ……………………………………………………………………………… 54

Costas Panayotakis, Remaking Scarcity: From Capitalist Inefficiency to Economic Democracy

jeremy Till ……………………………………………………………………………………….. 56

Dominic Pettman, Human Error: Species-Being and Media Machines

jussi Parikka ……………………………………………………………………………………. 58

Donna V. Jones, The Racial Discourses of Life Philosophy: Négritude, Vitalism, and Modernity

Benjamin Noys ………………………………………………………………………………… 60

Timothy Bewes, The Event of Postcolonial Shame

Françoise vergès ………………………………………………………………………………. 62

Claudio Calia and Antonio Negri, Antonio Negri Illustrated: Interview in Venice

Timothy S. murphy …………………………………………………………………………… 63