Towards a Modified Discourse Theory pt. 1: Laclau’s “Empty Signifier”

This trilogy is a small summary of a brief discussion I’ve been having with Lasse Thomassen – researcher, writer and lecturer of all things connected with Derridean theory. The discussion started off with a general question being raised in a seminar concerning whether Derrida’s concept of “to-come” (1992, multimedia) was active in all discourses or […]

Multimedia Addition: Robert Rauschenberg

In my research for the post on Rauschenberg’s Mother of God (Notebook) I came across this short clip (Multimedia) of him talking about an exhibit featuring a specific collection of his work, in which Mother of God was included. He says nothing specific about the individual pieces, but what he says of the group is […]

Posted at 7:36 pm on April 18, 2007 | Leave a comment | Filed Under: Multimedia | Continue reading

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