This essay takes as point of departure three phrases by Marx, Heidegger, and Benjamin in order to restage Aristotle’s notion of zōon politikon as a way of rethinking humanism as a radical political project for our times. At the same time, it reconfigures ontological questions of human-being through a consideration of human animality beyond the traditional divide between nature and culture.
Research Article| May 01 2020
Three Phrases of History
boundary 2 (2020) 47 (2): 119–151.
Stathis Gourgouris; Three Phrases of History. boundary 2 1 May 2020; 47 (2): 119–151. doi: https://doi.org/10.1215/01903659-8193286
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