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

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Daniel NemenyiCover image: Hito Steyerl, Adorno’s Grey, 2012. Still from screen simulation of opening of single channel HD video for four angled screens, 14 mins 20 seconds.

With kind permission of the artist.

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 maria chehonadskih

is an editor of Moscow Art Journal. In 2013, she will take up a PhD Scholarship in the Centre for Research in Modern European Philosophy, Kingston University London.

Judith butler

is Maxime Elliot Professor in the Departments of Rhetoric and Comparative Literature at Berkeley. Her latest book is Parting Ways: Jewishness and the Critique of Zionism (2012).

Harry halpin

is a visiting researcher at the l’Institut de recherche et d’innovation du Centre Pompidou (IRI), Paris, specializing in open data, cryptography, data-mining and philosophy. His PhD thesis was recently published as Social Semantics: The Search for Meaning on the Web (Springer, 2012).

Art & Language

is an English Conceptual Art group founded in 1967/8. It is currently Michael Baldwin and Mel Ramsden.

Matthew charles

holds a postdoctoral fellowship in the Department of English,

Linguistics and Cultural Studies, University of Westminster. His article ‘Philosophy for Children’ appeared in RP 170, Nov/Dec 2011.

Commentary

What is Pussy Riot’s ‘Idea’?

maria Chehonadskih ………………………………………………………………………….. 2aRTiClES

Can One Lead a Good Life in a Bad Life? Adorno Prize Lecture

Judith butler ……………………………………………………………………………………… 9

The Philosophy of Anonymous: Ontological Politics without Identity

harry halpin ……………………………………………………………………………………. 19

Juddering: On Lyotard’s Discourse, Figure

art & language ……………………………………………………………………………….. 29COmmENT

Lines in Class: The Ongoing Attack on Mass Education in England

matthew Charles ……………………………………………………………………………… 38REviEwS

Benoît Peeters, Derrida: A Biography

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

Simon Critchley, The Faith of the Faithless: Experiments in Political Theology

david van dusen ……………………………………………………………………………… 50

Claudia Aradau and Rens Van Munster, Politics of Catastrophe: Genealogies of the UnknownStuart Price, Worst Case Scenario? Governance, Mediation and the Security Regime

Peter adey ……………………………………………………………………………………….. 53

Martin Breaugh, L’Expérience Plébéienne

bruno dias ………………………………………………………………………………………. 55

Tina Chanter, Whose Antigone? The Tragic Marginalization of Slavery

Christine battersby …………………………………………………………………………… 57

Stella Sandford, Plato and Sex

Nicola Foster ……………………………………………………………………………………. 60

Alain Badiou, with Nicolas Truong, In Praise of Love

Stella Sandford ………………………………………………………………………………… 62

Yehoshua Yakhot, The Suppression of Philosophy in the USSR: The 1920s & 1930s

Emanuele Saccarelli …………………………………………………………………………. 64

Jay Lampert, Simultaneity and Delay: A Dialectical Theory of Staggered Time

martijn boven ………………………………………………………………………………….. 66ObiTuaRiES

Future Anterior: Chris Marker, 1921–2012

Finn brunton ……………………………………………………………………………………. 68

Shulamith Firestone, 1945–2012

Stella Sandford ………………………………………………………………………………… 72

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