“Islands of language” – On Lyotard’s Kant (Radical Philosophy 2010)

“Susceptibility”, Radical Philosophy 162 (2010), 57–59. A review of Jean-François Lyotard, Enthusiasm: The Kantian Critique of History, trans. G. Van Den Abbeele (Stanford 2009). An excerpt from the author’s typescript is copied below: In this slim volume, published in English translation more than a decade after his death, Lyotard reissues Kant’s call, in his preface… Continue reading “Islands of language” – On Lyotard’s Kant (Radical Philosophy 2010)