For René Girard, the Gospels have already revealed the most fundamental truths. What, then, is his own contribution to knowledge?
For René Girard, social crisis is the result of a loss of differences.
On Accelerationism and Mimetic Theory
René Girard and Michel Foucault shared an abiding interest in the violence embedded in institutions.
Hi-tech networked control and archaic sacrificial systems may seem like opposites, but in fact, they complement each other.
The recent toppling of statues reveals the triumph of what Nietzsche called “critical history” over “monumental history.”
The In-Group Contrarian is a simultaneously marginal and a central figure for understanding social media dynamics.