Telemorphosis: Theory in the Era of Climate Change (Volume 1)

Telemorphosis: Theory in the Era of Climate Change (Volume 1)


This quantity gathers outstanding critics and philosophers to have interaction the foremost deadlock of an rising period of weather switch and ecocatastrophic acceleration: that's, how you can conceptual and demanding practices inherited from twentieth century master-thinkers—who took no account of those emergences and logics—alter, adapt, mutate, or endure translation on the present second. instead of suppose that the arts and philosophic practices of the previous routed within the rethinking of language and gear are suspended as inappropriate ahead of mutations of the biosphere itself, Telemorphosis asks how, in reality, the latter have continually been imbricated in those cognitive and linguistic practices and stay so, that's additionally to invite how a undeniable violence returns, this day, to completely diverse fields of reference. The writers within the quantity ask, implicitly, how the twenty first century horizons that exceed any political, fiscal, or conceptual types alters or redefines a chain of key topoi. those variety via figures of sexual distinction, bioethics, care, species invasion, conflict, post-carbon idea, ecotechnics, time, etc. As such, the amount is additionally a file on what metamorphoses look forward to the legacies of “humanistic” notion in adapting to, or rethinking, the opposite materialities that impinge on modern “life as we all know it.”

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