San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Philosopher and film theorist John Ó Maoilearca will consider the philosophical allusions in José Damasceno’s exploration of scale and perception, in particular in his new site specific installation Plot in Holborn Library, London.
John Ó Maoilearca is Professor of Film and Television Studies at Kingston University, London. He has also taught philosophy and film theory at the University of Sunderland, England and the University of Dundee, Scotland. He has published ten books, including (as author) Bergson and Philosophy (2000), Post-Continental Philosophy: An Outline (2006), Philosophy and the Moving Image: Refractions of Reality (2010), and (as editor) Laruelle and Non-Philosophy (2012) and The Bloomsbury Companion to Continental Philosophy (2013). He is currently completing a book entitled, All Thoughts Are Equal: Laruelle and Nonhuman Thought. In 2014 his name reverted from the English ‘Mullarkey’ to the original Irish, ‘Ó Maoilearca’, which ultimately translates as ‘follower of the animal’.
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