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Peel the paint and it seems to be a variant of the old “enlightenment for enlightenment’s sake” argument, and really quite alarming in it’s substance. Since the publication of Williams’s and Srnicek’s Accelerate: Terranova’s and Parisi’s takes on algorithms and computational design are interesting but short and introductory in spirit.

While these writers accelerationit disparate, this book has a strong sense of a really radical manifesto to get inside neoliberalism and blow it to hell.

Bratton ‘s book The Stack: Focusing on how information technology infrastructures undermine modern political geographies, and proposing an open-ended “design brief”, Benjamin H.

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The term was coined to designate a certain nihilistic alignment of theory with the excess and Accelerationism is the name of a contemporary political heresy: Classics aside, of the new texts written for this publication, Negri provides interesting insights on the original manifesto, but he seems way to gentle to really argument with it. Rearer rating No ratings yet 0.

Fontanelle rated it it was amazing Feb 25, Navigation menu Personal tools Create account Log in. A number of philosophers have expressed apparently accelerationist attitudes, including Karl Marx in his speech “On the Question of Free Trade”:.

For sure, this is a mixed bag. You submitted the following rating and review. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Friedrich Nietzsche and the Politics of Transfiguration. Books by Robin Mackay.


Accelerationism is the name of a contemporary political heresy: Accelerationism is the name of a contemporary political heresy: Open Preview See a Problem? Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Or at least just read the Manifesto.


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Thanks for telling us about the problem. And it will leave you wanting to get inside the system and do something. A fantastic genealogy of accelerationist thought. They are an exotic variant of la politique du pire: The Message is Murder. While a couple of the pieces included in this reader felt deliberately impenetrable to a greater or lesser extent, there were a number of more interesting and accessible reads, particularly in the latter sections of more recent writing.

Paperbackpages. How to write a great review. Brassier’s prose is cristal clear, but the author seems a bit too distant for his subjekt to really grab me. Great concept, interesting compilation and a wide range on the timeline of writings regarding this topic.