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By Slavoj Žižek, Nadezhda Tolokonnikova

"We are the rebels requesting the hurricane, and believing that fact is just to be present in an never-ending seek ... years of felony for Pussy rebellion is our tribute to a future that gave us sharp ears, permitting us to sound the observe A whilst all people else is used to listening to G flat."

In a rare trade of letters, Nadezhda Tolokonnikova, imprisoned for enjoying Pussy Riot's anti-Putin functionality, and Slovenian thinker Slavoj Žižek speak about inventive subversion, political activism, and the way forward for democracy through the information of Hegel, Deleuze, Nietzsche, or even Laurie Anderson.

Two radicals, one in a Russian compelled exertions camp, the opposite writing to her from a long way open air its partitions, exhibit passionately -- throughout linguistic and generational divides -- that "there continues to be a typical reason worthy struggling with for." Touching, erudite, and worldly, their correspondence unfolds with poetic urgency.

In organization with Philosophie Magazine.

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Thangkas that trace lineage and transmission of teachings in this type of visual mind map are used as mnemonic devices to improve meditative visualization. This particular thangka depicts the lineage of the dominant Gelug school of Buddhism, founded by Je Tsongkhapa. © Rubin Museum of Art / Art Resource, New York The Book of Trees 64 Chrétien Frederic Guillaume Roth Essai d’une distribution généalogique des sciences et des arts principaux (Genealogical distribution of arts and sciences) From Denis Diderot and Jean le Rond d’Alembert, Encyclopédie 1780 A remarkable tree featured as a foldout frontispiece in a later 1780 edition of the French Encyclopédie, 65 Figurative Trees by Denis Diderot and Jean le Rond d’Alembert, first published in 1751.

Even though tree diagrams have lost some of their lifelike features over the years, becoming ever more stylized and nonfigurative, many of their associated labels, such as roots, branches, and leaves, are still widely used. From family ties to systems of law, biological species to online discussions, their range of subjects is as expansive as their time span. The first and last images of this chapter are separated by eight hundred years—the first mapping the main characters and stories told in the Bible, the last portraying the most popular blogs of 2012—clearly indicating that despite its constant adaptation, the figurative tree shows no sign of vanishing.

It was thought to have been given this name because it consisted of a widely used section dealing with successions, substitutions, and other related matters. 33 Introduction Fig. 25 Consanguinity chart From Isidore of Seville, Etymologies ca. 1160–65 Chart from Etymologies (compiled between ca. AD 615 and 630 by Saint Isidore of Seville). Consisting of 449 chapters across twenty volumes and intended as the summa of universal knowledge, Etymologies formed a critical link between late antiquity and the early Middle Ages, expounding on numerous topics, such as medicine, grammar, agriculture, war, tools, law, astronomy, mathematics, and religion.

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