Author Archives: amel

Agamben on Tiqqun

A kind NYC blogger did a quick-dirty translation of the Agamben/Hazan discussion on Tiqqun. It was later taken down. I can’t speak to the quality of the translation, some things are obviously wrong (for instance the translator remarks that FC … Continue reading

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burning matches – literal titles

Claire Fontaine – VIDEO Matches burning in the front room of the STL Contemporary  Apart from the shitty music, which is probably the St. Louis Contemporary’s fault, this is an interesting piece by Claire Fontaine.  As matches collectively burn, they eventually extinguish … Continue reading

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difference, not reference

“The simple inference that meaning is differential, not referential, has profound implications for our understanding of the relations between human beings and the world, and many of them remain controversial even now.” Perhaps, it is because we are so fully … Continue reading

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THE MFin’ Projects!

BEFORE 2010 throws up them deuces, expect these projects from AMEL to be completed… 1. CrimethInc. and Adorno sit down to tea – they’re flirty but still somewhat vacantly removed from one another. They think they kind of like each … Continue reading

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Andreas Templin is totally awesome…TOTES! (archived 11-16-2010)

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Texte de la journée: FOUCAULT (archived 11-10-2010)

“Do not demand of politics that it restore the ‘rights’ of the individual, as philosphy has defined them. The individual is the product of power. What is needed is to ‘de-individualize’ by means of multipication and displacement, diverse combinations. Do … Continue reading

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Some Agamben… (archived 11-10-2010)

FROM DK: “At the moment when individuals are nailed down to a purely biological and asocial identity, they are also promised the ability to assume all the masks and all the second and third lives possible on the Internet, none … Continue reading

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Tactics? WTF are TACTICS?!?! On the recent events that transpired in Oakland (archived 11-7-2010)

“Learn to become indiscernible. Blend in. Revive the taste for anonymity, for promiscuity. Renounce distinction in order to evade repression: arrange for the most favorable conditions of confrontation. Become crafty. Become pitiless. To do so, become whatever.” – Tiqqun “How … Continue reading

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Archived 11-3-2010

The incessant need to extinguish that which burns, is idiotic – in that the subject which burns is already heading towards its own extinguishing, its own extinction. The pretense surrounding the restoration of order, is merely expediting a process in … Continue reading

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