Category Archives: 3. POLITICAL EPISTEMOLOGY

Communism Can Only Be Radical Plebeian Democracy: Remarks on the Experience of S. F. R. Yugoslavia and on Civil Society (2011-14) (12,900 words)

    ABSTRACT The essay is divided into approach and two parts plus a short Communism; plebeian summation. The approach poses the theme of nexus between democracy; S. F. R. communism and democracy as the only hope to oppose the … Continue reading

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THE USE OF LUCIO MAGRI (2014) (3290 words)

Magri, Lucio. The Tailor of Ulm: Communism in the Twentieth Century, translated by Patrick Camiller (London: Verso, 2011). Magri, born 1932, was a leading member of the Manifesto group which was kicked out of the Italian Communist Party (PCI) in … Continue reading

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15 THESES ABOUT COMMUNISM AND YUGOSLAVIA, OR THE TWO-HEADED JANUS OF EMANCIPATION THROUGH THE STATE (Metamorphoses and Anamorphoses of “On the Jewish Question” by Marx) (2010-11)(9000 words)

–To the memory of my Praxis colleagues at the Faculty of Philosophy, Zagreb: Rudi Supek, Gajo Petrović, Branko Bošnjak, Predrag Vranicki, Veljko Cvjetičanin, Milan Kangrga –For Boris Buden, who fought for truth and justice The State everywhere presupposes that reason … Continue reading

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PARABLES AND USES OF A STUMBLING STONE (2017)

THE AUTHOR HASN’T UPLOADED THIS PAPER. THOSE INTERESTED CAN WRITE AND REQUEST IT (SEE CONTACT AT BOTTOM OR WRITE dsuvin@gmail.com) Darko Suvin                                                                   […]

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WHAT AND HOW ARE POETS FOR IN OUR AGE OF WANT

THE AUTHOR HASN’T UPLOADED THIS PAPER. THOSE INTERESTED CAN WRITE AND REQUEST IT (SEE CONTACT AT BOTTOM OR WRITE dsuvin@gmail.com)   (9180 words) WHAT AND HOW ARE POETS FOR IN OUR AGE OF WANT: COGNITION, EMANCIPATION, COMMUNISM* We have to … Continue reading

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THE SOUL AND THE SENSE: MEDITATIONS ON ROLAND BARTHES ON JAPAN (A PROPOS OF THE EMPIRE OF SIGNS)

Darko Suvin                                                                                                (1990-96, 16,200 words)                   … Continue reading

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EPISTEMOLOGICO-POLITICAL MEDITATIONS ON SCIENCE, NARRATION/POETRY, AND POLITICS

Darko Suvin                                                                             … Continue reading

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POLITY OR DISASTER: FROM INDIVIDUALIST SELF TOWARD PERSONAL VALENCIES AND COLLECTIVE SUBJECTS

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Erkenntnis: KEYSTONES FOR AN EPISTEMOLOGY (11 THESES AND 1 INDICATION)

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WHERE ARE WE: AND A RADICAL WAY OUT

Darko Suvin                                                                          2nd version … Continue reading

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