"Out beyond ideas of wrongdoing and rightdoing there is a field. I'll meet you there." (Dschalal ad-Din ar-Rumi)
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I am a philosopher offering
In the different sections you will find further information on my activities.
My main focus lies in the intersection of aesthetics, politics, and everyday life. Currently, I am writing a book on the Aesthetics of Doubts.
Denying doubts and denying the value of doubts is disastrous, because unchanging and indubitable identity is a fiction, which can only be established and maintained through structural, indirect, or direct violence. Instead, it seems less violent, more realistic and more fruitful to acknowledge that subjects are living organisms, as much as political systems, economy, science, language, and relations are. These living organisms constantly alter. more >
Critical Common Sense, Exemplary Doubting, and Reflective Judgment, in: Ramón del Castillo, Ángel M. Faerna, Larry A. Hickman (eds.), Confines of Democracy: Essays on the Philosophy of Richard Bernstein, New York 2015. Reply by Bernstein
The Eros of Doubting, in: Women in Philosophical Counseling, Luisa de Paula (eds.), Lexington Books, Lanham Maryland 2015.
„Enjoying the Doubtful. On Transformative Suspensions in Pragmatist Aesthetics,“ in: European Journal of Pragmatism and American Philosophy, Volume 4, Number 1, 2012.
Hyper Cultural Passengers – International Art and Philosophy Project. Instead of the myth of the autonomous, self-sufficient identarian subject the project examines and promotes the idea of the subject as passenger. With: International artist exchances, philosophical talks and discussions, two conferences.