The Anthropocene and Elemental Multiplicity
Rachel Jones is Associate Professor in Philosophy at George Mason University. She is author of Irigaray: Towards a Sexuate Philosophy (Polity, 2011) and chapters and articles on Irigaray, Lyotard, Cavarero and Kant, including: ‘Active Matter and Vital Materiality: Between Irigaray and Bennett’ (Journal of the British Society for Phenomenology, 2015) and ‘Lyotard and Irigaray on Eros, Infancy and Birth: the Dissymmetrical Horizons of Being Between’, in Rereading Jean-Francois Lyotard, ed. H. Bickis and R. Shields (Ashgate, 2013). Her research focuses on relational ontologies as ways of rethinking materiality, difference, and bodily subjects (human and non-human).
Emily Anne Parker is Assistant Professor of Philosophy at Towson University. Her area of research is early 20th century to contemporary French philosophy. She has recently edited a special issue of the Journal of the British Society for Phenomenology on the ecological-political philosophy of Luce Irigaray and published an essay in Political Theory reading precarity in Judith Butler as an interpretation of difference in Irigaray. In addition to publications appearing as book chapters, other essays appear in Hypatia: A Journal of Feminist Philosophy, philoSOPHIA: A Journal of Continental Feminism, Philosophy Today, Southern Journal of Philosophy, and Trans-Humanities.
Rachel Jones, Emily Anne Parker; The Anthropocene and Elemental Multiplicity. English Language Notes 1 March 2017; 55 (1-2): 61–69. doi: https://doi.org/10.1215/00138282-55.1-2.61
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