Post Trump Stress Disorder — 11/9; not 9/11

 We are all suffering from some form of Trump-induced PTSD. Emergency-room visits were up the day after 11/9, as a creative-writing friend of mine pointed out this perverse inversion of 9/11 after the presidential election of 2016.  I have friends and colleagues in all disciplines — Spanish literature, comparative political thought, literary theory, interdisciplinary pedagogy taught in Dutch and international English, let alone American politics, law … Continue reading Post Trump Stress Disorder — 11/9; not 9/11

assembly by Michael Hardt and Antonio Negri

  Heretical Thought To buy ADVANCE copy click here Thought is heretical when it threatens our idea of universality, or our notion of the self or selves. Such threats can occur in the face of advances in science, human science, governance, or media.  Regardless of purpose or intent, heretical ideas shape and determine our bodies and our consciousness and/or the ways we communicate about them.  … Continue reading assembly by Michael Hardt and Antonio Negri