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episteme issue 3: Marx, Asia, and the history of the present

A selection of responses occasioned by the overarching thematic – Marx, Asia, and the History of the Present. Marx here would not be situated simply at the level of a master signifier, but as the beginning of an open question: what possibilities are there in our moment for a reflection on Marx?

re-building rubble

Historian Tristan E. Revells “rebuilds” a biofuel factory from Republican era China through a digital renovation in this virtual museum.

special issue: critical reflections on "comfort women" 75 years on​


august 2020

re-building rubble

Historian Tristan E. Revells “rebuilds” a biofuel factory from Republican era China through a digital renovation in this virtual museum....

Oceans, Waters, Aquifers

The following series is a visual experiment in the comparative movement of fluids across different spatial visualizations. From celestial currents...


october 2020

special issue: critical reflections on "comfort women" 75 years on​


august 2020


may 2020


january 2020

Emily Jungmin Yoon, Comfort

From a piercing collection of poems, A Cruelty Special to Our Species, poet Emily Jungmin Yoon explores gender, race, and...

Shaj Mohan, What Carries Us On

This is Shaj Mohan’s contributions to the debate on Coronavirus and the state of exception sparkled by Agamben’s contribution. It...

Giorgio Agamben, Clarifications

New contribution from Agamben, with a short piece in response to the controversy surrounding his article on the response to...