Volume 7, Issue 2



Brent Dean Robbins
Christopher M. Gemerchak
Fetishism and Bad Faith: A Freudian Rebuttal to Sartre
Ted Toadvine
Singing the World in a New Key: Merleau-Ponty and the Ontology of Sense
Stephen B. Hatton
Elemental Sonority: Heidegger, Hรถlderlin and Thunder
Keith Doubt
Evil and the Ritual of Shame: A Crime Against Humanity in Bosnia-Herzegovina
J. Heath Atchley
The Loss of Language, the Language of Loss: Thinking with DeLillo on Terror and Mourning
Kane X. Faucher
Launching the Hydrapolemic: The Mythological Encounter with Polemic as Concept
Apple Zefelius Igrek
Violence and Heterogeneity: A Response to Habermas’ “Between Eroticism and General Economics: Bataille”
Gilbert Garza
Descartes in the Matrix: Addressing the Question “What is Real?” from Non-Positivist Ground
Costica Bradatan
“God is dreaming you”: Narration as Imitatio Dei in Miguel De Unamuno
Gustavo Fares
Painting in the Expanded Field


Robert Vivian
Gestures in Waiting
Aaron Parrett
The Philosopher

Art and Poetry Collaborations

Nat Hardy & Julian Grater
Desert Flesh and Iron
Anita Lundberg & Jean Weiner
Vignettes in Stone


Ewa Lipska (translated by Margret Grebowicz)
Three poems
Rainer Maria Rilke (translated by Rick Anthony Furtak)
Sonnets to Orpheus 1.2
James Deahl
Six poems
Ouyang Yu
Six poetry translations
Robert Gibbons
Three poems
Jnana Hodson
Three poems
James Hoggard
Fix poems


Reviewer: Fareed Awan
The Current State of the “Question of the Animal”
Review of Zoontologies: The Question of the Animal
Edited by Cary Wolfe
Reviewer: Pam Leck
Restoring Life to the Treatment of Madness
Review of History Beyond Trauma
by Francoise Davoine & Jean-Max Gaudilliere
Reviewer: Nadine Vaughan
Sex of the Soul: Transsexual Identity Development
Review of Transsexualism: Illusion and Reality
by Colette Chiland
Reviewer: Andrew J. Felder
Caught in the Net and Dreaming Lucidly
Review of Connected–Or What It Means to Live in the Network Society
by Steven Shaviro
Reviewer: Gavin Miller
“The rest is jelly”
Review of Wetwares: Experiments in Post-Vital Living
by Richard Doyle
Reviewer: Alan Pope
A Passionate Embrace With Thought Itself
Review of Intimacy or Integrity: Philosophy and Culutral Difference
by Thomas P. Kasulis
Reviewer: Tom Strong
Bodies and Thinking in Motion
Review of Body and World
by Samuel Todes
Reviewer: Angelina Baydala
Classifications of Dissociation: Bridging Disciplines to Understand States of Consciousness
Review of Mind Over Mind: The Anthropology and Psychology of Spirit Possession
by Morton Klass
Reviewer: Steven J. Hendlin
Does Anyone Really Know What Time Is?
Review of Are We In Time?: And Other Essays on Time and Temporality
by Charles M. Sherover
Reviewer: Van Yu
Culture and the Western World
Review of Thresholds of Western Culture: Identity, Postcoloniality, Transnationalism
Edited by John Burt Foster, Jr. & Wayne J. Froman