By Geoff Waite
Waite advances his argument by way of bringing Marxist—especially Gramscian and Althusserian—theories to endure at the thought of Nietzsche/anism. yet he additionally is going past ideological convictions to discover the large Nietzschean impact that proliferates through the market of up to date philosophy, political and literary concept, and cultural and technocultural feedback. In gentle of a philological reconstruction of Nietzsche’s released and unpublished texts, Nietzsche’s Corps/e shuttles among philosophy and daily pop culture and indicates them to be both major of their having been motivated by way of Nietzsche—in despite the fact that distorted a kind and in a fashion that compromises all of our greatest interests.
Controversial in its “decelebration” of Nietzsche, this impressive learn asks no matter if the postcontemporary age already upon us will stay ruled and orientated by means of the haunting spectre of Nietzsche’s corps/e. Philosophers, highbrow historians, literary theorists, and people attracted to western Marxism, pop culture, Friedrich Nietzsche, and the intersection of French and German suggestion will locate this ebook either attractive and challenging.