I must put myself in the place of an imaginary traveller who stumbles upon these writings as upon lost manuscript and who, for lack of supporting evidence, would attempt to reconstitute the society they describe (Jean Baudrillard. The Ecstasy of Communication. New York: Semiotext(e), 1988:11).
Books: Selections from new books on Baudrillard (forthcoming 2005)
Giorgio Agamben. “Form of Life”. With an Introduction by Gerry Coulter: Intersections and Divergences in Contemporary Theory –Baudrillard and Agamben On Politics and the Daunting Questions of Our Time.
Papers Honoring Baudrillard’s Seventy-Fifth Birthday
From the Web
Michael Cross. The Rigorous and Radical Superstar. Review of Jacques Rancière. The Politics of Aesthetics: The Distribution of the Sensible. New York: Continuum, 2004; and Jacques Rancière. The Flesh of Words: The Politics of Writing. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2004.
Victoria Grace. Disentangling the Dispersion of Deconstruction. Review of Tilottama Rajan. Deconstruction and the Remainders of Phenomenology: Sartre, Derrida, Foucault, Baudrillard. Stanford University Press, 2002.
Yves Laberge. Revisiting Literary Influences and French Atlantic Studies. Review of François Cusset. French Theory: Foucault, Derrida, Deleuze & Cie et les mutations de la vie intellectuelle aux États-Unis. Paris: Éditions La Découverte, 2003.
Tony Simoes da Silva. Strip it bare – Giorgio Agamben’s Message For a More Hopeful World. Review of Giorgio Agamben. Means Without End: Notes on Politics. (Translated by Vincenzo Binetti and Cesare Casarino). Minneapolis and London: University of Minnesota Press, 2001; and Giorgio Agamben. State of Exception. (Tranlated by Kevin Attell). Chicago and London: University of Chicago Press, 2005.
Nick Spencer. Attacked From Within. Review of Jean Baudrillard. The Spirit of Terrorism and Requiem for the Twin Towers. New York: Verso, 2002. Translated by Chris Turner; Paul Virilio. Ground Zero. New York: Verso, 2002. Translated by Chris Turner; and Slavoj Zizek. Welcome to the Desert of the Real: Five Essays on September 11 and Related Dates. New York: Verso, 2002.