Tag Archives: Whitehead

Elusive Presence – Chapter Summaries

Below are the chapter summaries for my book project Elusive Presence: How Images Make Themselves. Preface ~ Eight Parables on How Images Makes Themselves Felt The book opens with eight short parables. Each is about a particular experience with an … Continue reading

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Elusive Presence – First Update

Using Stuart Elden’s format for sharing the progress made during the writing of his current book project, I will be sharing updates on my book project Elusive Presence: How Images Make Themselves Felt every month or more. My plan is … Continue reading

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More Than Just Pixels: Experiencing Colours, Vibration, and Contrast in Digital Images

I got word yesterday that a paper I proposed has been accepted to the “Screen Textures: Haptics, Tactility, and the Moving Image” conference taking place at the University of Pittsburgh on October 17-18, 2014. The paper is titled “More Than … Continue reading

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Future Projects Page Now Up

Please look at the menu bar of this blog for a moment. You will (hopefully) notice the new “Future Projects” page, which give descriptions of my three current projects. Two of these projects have more detailed sub-pages. Please feel free … Continue reading

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The Lure of Whitehead – Forthcoming book

Coming this fall the University of Minnesota Press will be publishing what look to be a very interesting edited book on Alfred North Whitehead called The Lure of Whitehead. There are several important contemporary thinkers in this volume who have … Continue reading

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Later This Year, Two New Books by Brian Massumi

Duke University Press will be publishing two new books by Brian Massumi later this year, the first is titled What Animals Teach Us About Politics and the second is titled The Power at the End of the Economy. I recently … Continue reading

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#Abstract – Feel With the Water: Whitehead, Swimming and Aesthetic Experience

I submitted an abstract today for the Aesthetic Experience conference taking place at the University of Ottawa next February. The conference is still accepting submissions until December 10. I posted all the information in a previous post that you can … Continue reading

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A Book on Deleuze from China Coming Soon

I feel terrible. I have not posted anything on this blog for most of this month, especially after the flurry of posts in September. Needless to say I have been busy with other projects, which I will discuss here later. … Continue reading

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Answering some queries about Whitehead

Originally posted on Footnotes2Plato:
A college student emailed me with some questions about the technical details of Whitehead’s metaphysical scheme as laid out in Process and Reality. I figured I’d post my response to him here since I haven’t…

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Compiling an Index: More-than Names and Nouns

Last year Erin Manning hired me to compile the index for her now recently published book Always More Than One: Individuation’s Dance. (You can find a preview section of the book here.) I had never made an index for a … Continue reading

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