By John Ó Maoilearca
All strategies Are Equal is either an advent to the paintings of French thinker François Laruelle and an workout in nonhuman considering. For Laruelle, ordinary sorts of philosophy proceed to dominate our versions of what counts as exemplary proposal and information. in contrast, what Laruelle calls his “non-standard” technique makes an attempt to carry democracy into concept, simply because all kinds of thinking—including the nonhuman—are equal.
John Ó Maoilearca examines how philosophy may well look while considered with non-philosophical and nonhuman eyes. He does so through refusing to give an explanation for Laruelle via orthodox philosophy, opting as a substitute to stick to the constitution of a movie (Lars von Trier’s documentary The 5 Obstructions) as an instance of the non-standard process. Von Trier’s movie is a meditation at the inventive limits set by means of movie, either technologically and aesthetically, and the way those limits can push our event of film—and of ourselves—beyond what's ordinarily deemed “the excellent human.”
All suggestions Are equivalent adopts film’s constraints in its personal test by means of exhibiting how Laruelle’s greatly new kind of philosophy is healthier awarded via our such a lot nonhuman type of thought—that present in cinema.
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