Egress

Publisher: Watkins Media Release date: 2020-03-10

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Egressis the first book to consider the legacy and work of the writer, cultural critic and cult academic Mark Fisher.Narrated in orbit of his death as experienced by a community of friends and students in 2017, it analyses Fisher's philosophical trajectory, from his days as a PhD student at the University of Warwick to the development of his unfinished book on Acid Communism.Taking the word ';egress' as its starting pointa word used by Fisher in his bookThe Weird and the Eerieto describe an escape from present circumstances as experiences by the characters in countless examples of weird fictionEgressconsider the politics of death and community in a way that is indebted to Fisher's own forms of cultural criticism, ruminating on personal experience in the hope of making it productively impersonal.

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Genre: Social & political philosophy

Collection: Repeater

Type: EPub

Pages: 1

ISBN: 9781912248889

Additional Information

Genre: Social & political philosophy

Collection: Repeater

Type: EPub

Pages: 1

ISBN: 9781912248889

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