Tag: intellectuals

Intelligent care for a world in disorder

The central argument in The Neganthropocene is that the world is at risk of lapsing into a nihilistic state, as our failure to care for it becomes ever more manifest. But the challenge Stiegler takes upon himself is to show the way to an alternative anthropology.

ANDREI KURKOV: «With its 26 minorities, Ukraine is already cosmopolitan»

We are talking with Andrei Kurkow about the deeper national soul in Ukraine, about the significance of literature, about pluralism, and the relations between Russians and Ukrainians. Modern Times met the country’s most well-known author, Andrey Kurkov.

The Specific Intellectual

Is the role of intellectuals sometimes taken over by reflected filmmakers – and those old universal critics gone?