unpublished Work

blog posts, works in progress, and abandoned projects

All commentary criticism creative academic reporting

On Left Patriotism

Type: commentary

The Politics of Domesticity: On Ferrante and Knausgaard

Type: criticism

The Distractions

Type: creative

Taking the Structural View

Type: commentary

The Expansion of Entertainment

Type: commentary

The Musical as Captialist Critique

Type: criticism

Using Ordinary Language Philosophy

Type: commentary

The Bounds of Reasonableness: Duke Students Refuse to See Depictions of Gay Sex

Type: commentary

Branding the Commons: An Addendum

Type: commentary

There Is No "They"

Type: commentary

To Speak of Race in America

Type: commentary

Free Criminals, Good Business

Type: commentary

Rewatching Django Unchained after Feruson

Type: criticism

Sea and Stars

Type: commentary

Evental Rupture and the Political Sphere: Badiou, Honig, and Laclau and Mouffe

Type: academic

Rawls' (Implicitly) Liberal Subject

Type: academic

Camus and his Subject

Type: commentary

Emancipation...

Type: commentary

A Clarification of Terms

Type: commentary

Politics and The Logic of Language

Type: commentary

The Benefits of Indeterminate Language

Type: commentary

Re-Thinking Thought: A Diagnosis of Revolutionary Politics

Type: commentary

The Bad Faith of Ultra-Modern Politics

Type: commentary

The Libertarian Fallacy

Type: commentary

The Problem of God

Type: creative

Academia in the Capitalist World

Type: commentary

Images of the World

Type: criticism

Coherence and Fidelity: Saint-Just the Criminal

Type: commentary

The Creation of the Self (Or, a Theory of Subjectivity)

Type: commentary

A Simple Lesson of Humbert Humbert

Type: criticism

Post-Democracy?

Type: commentary

A (Perceived) Lack

Type: commentary

In the Beginning There Was Philosophy...

Type: commentary