Philosophy

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An exhibition at London’s National Gallery shows a rebellious painter’s ambivalent relationship with the Western canon

BY Adam Heardman | 20 DEC 19

McKenzie Wark pays tribute to the French cultural theorist, who called our era one of ‘dromocracy’: the reign of speed

BY McKenzie Wark | 19 SEP 18
Culture Digest

From existentialist heartthrobs to the end of existence: what to read this weekend

BY Paul Clinton | 03 MAR 17
Culture Digest

From art under apartheid to a new novel from Walt Whitman: what to read this weekend

BY Paul Clinton | 24 FEB 17

The application of theory to the modern world

BY Mark Fisher | 16 JAN 17
Culture Digest

From Frantz Fanon’s hidden humanism to medieval fan fiction: what to read this weekend.

BY Paul Clinton | 13 JAN 17
Culture Digest

A selection of the best articles responding to the US election result

BY Paul Clinton | 11 NOV 16
Culture Digest

From Elena Ferrante to global citizenship: what to read this weekend

BY Paul Clinton | 07 OCT 16
Culture Digest

Are we really modern? Why are artists suddenly interested in poetry? What to read this weekend

BY Paul Clinton | 02 SEP 16
Article

From the tale of America's female Jesus to philosophical marginalia: what to read this weekend

BY Paul Clinton | 20 AUG 16
Culture Digest

From the concept of human nature to post-Brexit erotica: what to read this weekend

BY Paul Clinton | 30 JUL 16
Article

From intellectual freedom to the Republican Party convention: what to read this weekend

BY Paul Clinton | 22 JUL 16

In her prints, paintings, photographs and videos, Andrea Büttner explores poverty, community and her philosophy of 'little works'

BY Brian Dillon | 05 JUL 16
Culture Digest

From Teffi to totalitarianism: what to read this weekend

BY Paul Clinton | 03 JUN 16
Culture Digest

From transgender narratives to the cosmic hum: what to read this weekend

BY Paul Clinton | 29 APR 16

The difference between ‘what if’ and ‘as if’ scenarios, and what contemporary art has to do with it

BY Timotheus Vermeulen | 27 APR 16
Influences

Remembering Umberto Eco (1932–2016)

BY Gianfranco Marrone | 11 APR 16

Rediscovering the late, great philosopher Henri Lefebvre, whose ideas are increasingly relevant to contemporary life

BY Timotheus Vermeulen | 24 APR 15

Timotheus Vermeulen talks to philosopher Rosi Braidotti about the pitfalls of speculative realism

BY Rosi Braidotti and Timotheus Vermeulen | 12 AUG 14

Henry Flynt talks about half a century’s worth of wildly divergent activities

BY Ross Simonini | 21 MAR 14