Introduction; 1. That Thinking Feeling '...everything which introduces doubt about the position of mental images and their relationship to one another...'; 1. Beauty: Machinic Repetition in the Age of Art - Melissa McMahon; 2. Beauty Lies in the Eye Steven Shaviro; 3. A esthetics: A Place I've Never Seen - Stephen Zagala; II The Superior; Empiricism of the Human '...everything which disrupts the relationship between things and puts us in touch with certain more acute states of mind...'; 4. A Bestiary of Territoriality and Expression: Poster Fish, Bower Birds and Spiny Lobsters - Gary Genosko; 5. Language, Literature and the Nonhuman - Alan Bourassa; 6. Exposure: Pasolini in the Flesh - Michael Hardt; 7. Cruel: Antonin Artaud and Gilles Deleuze - Catherine Dale; 8. Subjectless Subjectivities - Paul Baines; 9. The Dancer's Body - Jose Gil; III Forces of Expression '...everything which provokes confusion without destroying the strength of an emergent thought...'; 10. Neo-Archaism - Mani Haghighi; 11. Diagram, Inscription, Sensation - Thomas Lamarre; 12. Sound Ideas - Aden Evens; 13. Putting the Virtual Back into VR - Andrew Murphie; 14. Trans-Subjective Transferential Borderspace - Bracha Lichtenberg-Ettinger; 15. From Transference to the Aesthetic; Paradigm: A Conversation - Felix Guattari and Bracha Lichtenberg-Ettinger
Brian Massumi is in the Department of English at the State University of New York at Albany. He is best known as the translator of Deleuze and Guattari's A Thousand Plateaus and author of The User's Guide to Capitalism and Schizophrenia: Deviations from Deleuze and Guattari.
"'For those interested in new developments in aesthetics, literature, and cultural theory, this will prove an indispensable volume and an inspiring collection.' - Keith Ansell Pearson, University of Warwick 'This volume will have a prominent, indeed privileged place at the interface between philosophical and aesthetic reflections within the burgeoning field of Deleuze-Guattari studies.' - Charles Stivale, Wayne State University"