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By Roland Faber,Michael Halewood,Deena Lin,Jeffrey A. Bell,Vikki Bell,Judith Butler,Daniel A. Dombrowski,Jeremy D. Fackenthal,Kirsten M. Gerdes,Sigridur Guðmarsdóttir,Catherine Keller,Matthew S. LoPresti,Astrid Lorange,Randy Ramal,Alan Van Wyk

This quantity relies at the first set of formal conversations which brings jointly the dynamic philosophies of 2 eminent thinkers: Judith Butler and Alfred North Whitehead. every one has drawn from a large palette of disciplines to improve designated theories of turning into, of syntactical violence, and inventive possibilities of hassle. In bringing jointly across the world well known interpreters of Butler and Whitehead from numerous fields and disciplines—philosophy, rhetoric, gender and queer stories, faith, literary and political theory—the editors wish to set a regular for the relevance of interdisciplinary philosophical discourse this present day. This quantity deals a distinct contribution to and for the arts within the struggles of politics, economic system, ecology, and the humanities, by means of achieving past their closed circles towards understandings which can function the root for the activation of humanity at the present time. thought of jointly, Butler and Whitehead delineate a complete new cadre of ways to long-standing difficulties in addition to never-before requested questions within the humanities.

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