Anomie/Bonhomie & Other Writings by Howard Slater

By Howard Slater

during this, his first e-book, Howard Slater extemporizes round what Walter Benjamin may have intended via the word 'affective classes'. instead of be constrained by way of a tutorial procedure Slater is electrified by means of the potential implications of Benjamin's 'messianic shard' and is led in the direction of a healing micro-politics when it comes to a mourning for the employees' flow and a grappling with the 'becomings of capital'. The essay, Anomie/Bonhomie, is the set piece of this e-book which additionally beneficial properties tributary texts and poems drawn from the prior ten years. those supplementary texts process such topics as exodus, species-being, surrealist precedents, poetic language and the probabilities for collective 'affective' practices to wrestle capitalism's colonization of the psyche.

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