By Alastair Hunt,Stephanie Youngblood

ISBN-10: 0810132125

ISBN-13: 9780810132122

ISBN-10: 0810132133

ISBN-13: 9780810132139

The members to Against Life imagine seriously concerning the flip to existence in contemporary idea and tradition. Editors Alastair Hunt and Stephanie Youngblood form their assortment to provocatively problem the belief, rife through the humanities, that existence has to be cultivated, affirmed, and redeemed. The editors and their individuals discover how we would be bold to imagine ethics and politics, in addition to the undertaking of the arts, in additional radical phrases, as a refusal to decide on lifestyles. What kinds of equality and freedom may perhaps emerge if we didn't arrange being-together less than indicators of lifestyles? Taken jointly, the essays in Against Life mark a massive flip within the ethico-political paintings of the humanities.

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