By Ian Buchanan (ed.)
Individuals: Jerry Aline Flieger, Fredric Jameson, Eugene Holland, Manuel DeLanda, John Mullarky
initially released as a different factor of South Atlantic Quarterly (Summer 1997), this quantity contains essays from the most in demand American, Australian, British, and French students and translators of Deleuze’s writing. those essays, starting from movie, tv, artwork, and literature to philosophy, psychoanalysis, geology, and cultural reviews, replicate the huge pursuits of Deleuze himself. offering either an creation and critique of Deleuze, this quantity will interact these readers attracted to literary and cultural thought, philosophy, and the way forward for these parts of research within which Deleuze worked.
Contributors. Ronald Bogue, Ian Buchanan, André Pierre Colombat, Tom Conley, Manuel DeLanda, Tessa Dwyer, Jerry Aline Flieger, Eugene Holland, Fredric Jameson, Jean-Clet Martin, John Mullarkey, D. N. Rodowick, Horst Ruthrof, Charles J. Stivale
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LO AlI sirnulacra are problernatic in this sense. But to calI the time-image "problematic" is also to identify it with a Nietzchean existential ethics. Thus the formulation of a problem is inseparable frorn choice. Indeed, one of filrn's highest aspirations is "the identity of thought with choice as determination of the indeterminable .... " In this respect, choice no longer concerns a particular ternI, but the rnode of existence of the one who chooses .... In short, choice covered as great an area as thought, because it went from non-choice to choice, and was itself formed between choosing and not choosing.
There are only the rare multiplicities, with their singular points, their empty places for whoever cornes briefly to function as a subject within them . . Multiplicity is neither axiomatic nor typological but topological. (23) 24 25 26 27 28 Would it be impertinent after that to suggest that the "opposite" of this new kind of multiplidty might weIl turn out to be the dualism? Deleuze and Guattari, Mille plateaux, 587, 588 (and, on the English "and," see 124, n. 26); A Thousand Plateaus, 469, 470.
And what of the figure of the schizophrenie (in L'Anti-Oedipe)? As a zero degree, it does not really seem opposed to anything in that dualistic way, not even to its political opposite number, the paranoid. Indeed, 1 believe that it is the unifying will of Capitalisme et schizophrénie, 30 Predric jameson its drive toward rnonisrn, which is paradoxicaIly the source of the later dualisms. For the principle of desire itself would be a monism: everything is libidinal investment, everything is desire; there is nothing which is not desire, nothing outside of desire.