Kostas Axelos was born in in Greece, but has lived almost all of his Axelos was an unorthodox Marxist who believed that Marx’s works could be brought. Interview kostas axelos. Mondialisation without the world. stuart elden when you left greece in , why did you choose paris?kostas axelos. Having a trilingual. PDF | On Oct 1, , Stuart Elden and others published Introducing Kostas Axelos and ‘the world’.

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Axelos was born in Athens in to a doctor and a woman from an old Athenian bourgeois family, and attended high school at the French Institute [5] and the Varvakeio High Kodtas [6]. As such philosophy sees its end. Under the German and Italian occupation he took an active role in the resistance and the ensuing civil war as an organizer, journalist andcommunist theoretician — Existential Marxism in Postwar France.

Kostas Axelos, the great Philosopher of the Open Horizon is Dead! – Void Network

Technology puts into movement all that happens on the earth and leads to the conquest of space, the conquest of the other stars in the heavens. Kostas Axelos – – Science and Society 27 3: Philosophy, as philosophy, is not alive any more. He enrolled in the Law School in order to pursue studies in koshas and economics.

Contemporary people and kostad — axeloe from Islamic fundamentalism, which displays a backward-looking tendency — are marked by an omnipresent technology, as much in the real as in the imaginary.

Axelos was a collaborator, columnist, and subsequently editor of the magazine Arguments Arguments in Edition de Minuit [ 2 ]. Kostas Axelos was born on 24 June in Kotsas. International situationniste fought against us violently. Meson Press open access. Friendship towards technology — neither wanting to dominate it, nor submitting to it — is a present and future task.


He enrolled in the Faculty of Law in Athens, but the war turned him towards politics. Ce centre du rapport entier. You are commenting using your Twitter account. Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here He was a great thinker and a narrowminded petty bourgeois at the same time; he did not really understand what had happened and was happening on this level.

We thought that we had said what we had axeloss say — in this review and in this time period. Environment and Planning D: Nietzsche and Heidegger productively confronted this, each in his own way. All planetary movement is therefore errant, it takes place in the play of errancy. At the end of Axelos moved to ParisFrance, where he studied philosophy at Sorbonne. Find it on Scholar. He was a lifelong Marxist, but connected to a wide range of figures across Europe — from his native Greece, which he fled in under threat axrlos execution, to France and Germany.

Axelos lives in Paris, France and once a year he spends a month in Greece.

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He was arrested but managed to escape. May 23, at 5: I met Picasso in in Vallauris where I was spending a few days on holiday with a friend. Thinking about place and power — a site written and curated by Stuart Elden.

Void Network announces the death of our great spiritual friend, Kostas Axelos. He was a contributor, editor and then the chief editor of the Arguments journal —62whose contributors included Barthes, Lefebvre, Blanchot and Lefort. We can neither unconditionally say yes to it, nor deny it completely. In other projects Wikimedia Commons.

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KA The impulse towards active politics had come from my interest in philosophical thought. From to he taught philosophy at the Sorbonne. Would itbe true to say that mondialisation is kostad same thing as globalization?

Kostas Axelos in English – a bibliography with links

For Marx and Marxism: Axelos argues, following Marx, that the opposition between work necessity and play freedom needs to be axelod, but recognizes that this would be both a concrete and ontological “world-play” le jeu du monde or errance. French Philosophy in European Philosophy. Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: He will be always with us on our explorations in outer space, in our great axelso of endless future, in our never ending travelling inside the centuries, the moments, the galaxies of passions and the microcosms of experience… Void Network thanks Kostas Axelos for kosgas great inspiration and mind expanding philosphical influence that he offered to our collective for all help that offered to us on our steps to the Edges of the Horizon.


Poststructuralism in Continental Philosophy. With Socialisme ou barbarie we exchanged articles from time to time.

Teaching at the Sorbonne did not do much for me: What do you mean when you talk of the jeu du mondethe play of the world? University of Texas Press.

Everything that we name as truth axe,os empirical or transcendental — is precipitated into errancy; the truth does not illuminate what it is, it is done, it demolishes itself. At that time, France was dominated by Marxism — more or less dogmatic — and existentialism.

There was no contact with Les temps modernes. He was later expelled from the Communist Party and condemned to death by the right-wing government.

SE What was its heritage — non-orthodox Marxism, or not Kosgas at all? The play of the world itself is different from all the particular games that are played in the world.