Hitler has imposed a new categorical imperative upon [. .] humanity: to arrange their thinking and conduct, so that Auschwitz never repeats itself, so that nothing similar ever happen again.

Adorno, Negative Dialectics, Part Three, III, §2, Redmond translation


My news (updated April 8th June)

  • Philosophy at the Wivenhoe Bookshop. The second half of the aesthetics course starts on Saturday 9th June. The syllabus is here. To book, please contact the bookshop.
  • Reading groups at The Ipswich Institute, from April 26th. (Webpage)
  • I am a tutor at Tavistock Tutors and I am doing private tutoring. However: I do not help with assessed essays (for under many circumstances this would be cheeting); nor will I help with plans for assessed essays (for this too could be cheating), unless students are prepared in insert an acknowledgement – and it would be wise to check that such an acknowledgement will not affect your mark.

Philosophy and The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy (book)

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