EconoFiction, NonPolitics

The Temporal Modality of Financialization and the Indebted Subjectivity. Searching for Ruptures.

28 Dez , 2016  

(The Folding of the Indebted Subjectivity. Outline of a Derivative Govermentality of Debt) 0. In the present paper1 we embark on an effort to discuss the relation between the temporal modality of financialization and the production of an indebted subjectivity. Capitalism with derivatives2 introduces a different temporal modality, it constitutes ...

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EconoFiction, NonPolitics

On borders, financialization, movement and the imagination

30 Jun , 2016  

  We do not imagine in stasis. Consider the infant’s first steps: they are not merely some physiological twitch or automatic reaction, they depend on the ability of the infant to recall the past, consider potential futures, and coordinate that imagining with the body in movement. This is a neurological ...

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Finance Depends on Resistance, Finance is Resistance, and Anyway, Resistance is Futile

26 Jun , 2016  

Occupy Wall Street and the dawning of worldwide anti-austerity movements have occasioned a consideration of the economic and political power of financial speculation and raised the question of how it might be resisted. This essay argues hat the ideas of both “finance” and “resistance,” while convenient, demand deeper reflection. Specifically, ...

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