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The Thought of Accelrationist Stiegler. Accelerationism is the name of a contemporary political heresy: The Practice of Theoretical Curiosity. Refresh and try again. What Use is Sociology? Singleton finds interesting material in 19th century Russian cosmist Nikolai Fedorov, but seems to be at loss for what to do with it. The Metaphysics of Technology.

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. This article may be too technical for most readers to understand. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Edwin rated it liked it Aug 18, Manifesto for an Accelerationist Politics, the term has been adopted to acceleratkonist a set of new theoretical enterprises that aim to conceptualise non-capitalist futures outside of traditional marxist critiques and regressive, decelerative or restorative solutions.

While these writers are disparate, this book has a strong sense of a really radical manifesto to get inside neoliberalism and blow it to hell. Very well put together. Friedrich Nietzsche and the Politics of Transfiguration.

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But what can we say of it? These move from Marx to Reed. The Production of Seriousness. Fontanelle rated it it was amazing Feb 25, Focusing on how information technology infrastructures undermine modern political geographies, and proposing an open-ended “design brief”, Benjamin H. Interview with Robin Mackay”. Bratton ‘s book The Stack: The Moral Status of Technical Artefacts. Retrieved from ” https: Neil rated it it was amazing Oct 26, Want to Read saving….

Avcelerationist display name should be at least 2 characters long. It is a reader. Sep 03, cpn ta rated it it was amazing. Most dissapointing of all, Negarestani does little more than an intellectual sleight-of-hand in his magisterial essay on “The Labor of the Inhuman”.

Jordan Peacock rated it really liked it Oct 26, A number of philosophers have expressed apparently accelerationist attitudes, including Karl Marx in his speech “On the Question of Free Trade”:. And it has started.


There is a physical feeling that we are reading a trashy s airport novel. This took me ages to finish some of the texts are really dense in a way that isn’t always justified, tbh but I am so board with the Manifesto that I’m giving it 5 stars anyway. Paperbackpages. Prominent theorists include right-accelerationist Nick Land. Nov 26, Tara Brabazon rated it it was amazing.

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Jul 06, Hermes rated it liked it Shelves: Since the publication of Williams’s and Srnicek’s Accelerate: In political and social theoryaccelerationism is the idea that the prevailing system of capitalism should be expanded in order to generate radical social change. On either side of this largely unexplored central sequence, the book includes texts by Marx that call attention to his own ‘Prometheanism’ and key works from recent years document the recent extraordinary emergence of new accelerationisms steeled against the onslaughts of neoliberal capitalist realism, and retooled for the twenty-first century.


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To ask other readers questions about Accelerateplease sign up. At the basis of all accelerationist thought lies the assertion that the crimes, contradictions and absurdities of capitalism have to be countered with a politically and theoretically progressive attitude towards its constituent elements. Unconscious Abyss rated it really liked it Sep 01,

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