Lacan Deleuze Badiou

2014.07.25 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews A. J. Bartlett, Justin Clemens, and Jon Roffe, Lacan Deleuze Badiou, Edinburgh University Press, 2014, 247pp, $120.00 (hbk), ISBN
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2014.07.25 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews A. J. Bartlett, Justin Clemens, and Jon Roffe, Lacan Deleuze Badiou, Edinburgh University Press, 2014, 247pp, $120.00 (hbk), ISBN 9780748682058. Reviewed by Adrian Johnston, University of New Mexico The (in)famous French psychoanalyst Jacques Lacan undeniably casts a long shadow over the past several decades of Continental philosophy. Particularly thanks to two of today's most prominent European philosophers, Alain Badiou and Slavoj Žižek, Lacanian themes and concepts have become central points of reference throughout sizable swathes of the theoretical humanities. Just within the philosophical sub-disciplines covered by Continentalists, a proliferating variety of explicit and implicit (post-)Lacanianisms now informs reflections concerned with, among other matters, metaphysics, ethics, politics, religion, and aesthetics. In their timely book, A.J. Bartlett, Justin Clemens, and Jon Roffe trace the influences. . .

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