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Contributor Archive: Daniel Nemenyi

Submarine state

On secrets and leaks
by / RP 193 (Sept/Oct 2015) / Commentary

It’s not answerable to anyone, given it doesn’t exist in law; no minutes are kept; and it’s confidential. No citizen ever knows what is said within… These are decisions of almost life and death, and no member has to answer to anybody.

Yanis Varoufakis, description of the Eurozone

Rose-tinted lens

Hannah Arendt, dir. Margarethe von Trotta, Zeitgeist Films, New York, 2012, 113 minutes.

by / RP 186 (Jul/Aug 2014) / Reviews

Standing before a firing squad, in Margarethe von Trotta’s 1986 biopic Rosa Luxemburg, Luxemburg is taken in flashback to an image of herself as a child refusing to go to bed, intent on seeing the petals of a rose unfurl before her. A gun cracks, but no bullets are fired. It is when death is …

Pack (RPbm3)

by and / 2013 / Web Content


Looting the university

Sussex occupation over privatization

by and / RP 179 (May/Jun 2013) / News

The recent campaign at the University of Sussex against the outsourcing of 235 non-academic jobs has confronted certain organizational and ideological limitations of the struggles in higher education so far. It constitutes an escalation of the anti-privatization movement in the UK. Porters, security, catering, maintenance, and other non-academic staff at the university face …

Throw (RPbm2)

by , , and / 2013 / Web Content

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by and / 2013 / Web Content

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172 Reviews

Books Reviewed:

Fredric Jameson, Representing ‘Capital’: A Reading of Volume One

Melissa Gregg and Gregory J. Seigworth, eds, The Affect Theory Reader

Michael Bailey and Des Freedman, eds, The Assault on Universities: A Manifesto for Resistance

University for Strategic Optimism, Undressing the Academy, or The Student Handjob

Deborah Cook, Adorno on Nature

Isabelle Thomas-Fogiel, The Death of Philosophy: Reference and Self-Reference in Contemporary Thought

Peter E. Gordon, Continental Divide: Heidegger, Cassirer, Davos

Sean Sayers, Marx and Alienation: Essays on Hegelian Themes

by , , , , , , and / RP 172 (Mar/Apr 2012) / Reviews