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Politics Beyond Councils: Arendt, Recognition, and Feminism

Marieke Borren, “Feminism as Revolutionary Practice: From Justice and the Politics of Recognition to Freedom” Hypatia vol. 28, no. 1 (Winter 2013) One of the broader appeals of feminism for critical thinking today derives from its focus on specificity. In their focus on embodiment, in the narrower and wider sense, the best feminist writers offer…Read more Politics Beyond Councils: Arendt, Recognition, and Feminism Posted on 26 February 2014 | 12:16 pm

The Irony of Sincerity

A few weeks ago, Christy Wampole, a professor of French at Princeton, took to the New York Times to point to what she sees as a pandemic of irony, the symptom of a malignant hipster culture which has metastasized, spreading out from college campuses and hip neighborhoods and into the population at large. Last week,…Read more The Irony of Sincerity Posted on 4 December 2012 | 2:46 pm