• Between Deleuze and Foucault (edited book)
    with Nicolae Morar and Thomas Nail
    Edinburgh University. 2016.
    Deleuze and Foucault had a long, complicated and productive relationship, in which each was at various times a significant influence on the other. This collection combines 3 original essays by Deleuze and Foucault, in which they respond to each other's work, with 16 critical essays by key contemporary scholars working in the field. The result is a sustained discussion and analysis of the various dimensions of this fascinating relationship, which clarifies the implications of their philosophical …Read more
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    Two Concepts of Resistance: Foucault and Deleuze
    In Nicolae Morar, Thomas Nail & Daniel W. Smith (eds.), Between Deleuze and Foucault, Edinburgh University. pp. 269-282. 2016.
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    The Conditions of the Question: What Is Philosophy?
    with Gilles Deleuze, Daniel W. Smith, and Arnold I. Davidson
    Critical Inquiry 17 (3): 471-478. 1991.
    Perhaps the question “What is philosophy?” can only be posed late in life, when old age has come, and with it the time to speak in concrete terms. It is a question one poses when one no longer has anything to ask for, but its consequences can be considerable. One was asking the question before, one never ceased asking it, but it was too artificial, too abstract; one expounded and dominated the question, more than being grabbed by it. There are cases in which old age bestows not an eternal youth,…Read more
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    A Note from the Editors
    with Diane Perpich and Daniel Smith
    Journal of French and Francophone Philosophy 16 (1-2). 2006.
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    Encounters with Deleuze
    with Constantin V. Boundas and Ada S. Jaarsma
    Symposium 24 (1): 139-174. 2020.
    This interview, conducted over the span of several months, tracks the respective journeys of Constantin V. Boundas and Daniel W. Smith with the philosophy of Gilles Deleuze. Rather than “becoming Deleuzian,” which is neither desirable nor possible, these exchanges reflect an array of encounters with Deleuze. These include the initial discoveries of Deleuze’s writings by Boundas and Smith, in-person meetings between Boundas and Deleuze, and the wide-ranging and influential philosophical work on D…Read more
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    On the Nature of Concepts
    Journal of Philosophy: A Cross-Disciplinary Inquiry 6 (15): 18-32. 2011.
    In What is Philosophy?, Deleuze and Guattari define philosophy, famously, as an activity that consists in forming, inventing, and fabricatingconcepts.” But this definition of philosophy implies a somewhat singular “analytic of the concept,” to borrow Kant’s phrase. One of the problems it posesis the fact that concepts, from a Deleuzian perspective, have no identity but only a becoming. This paper examines the nature of this problem, arguing thatthe aim of Deleuze analytic is to introduce the for…Read more
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    The Deleuzian Revolution: Ten Innovations in Difference and Repetition
    Deleuze and Guatarri Studies 14 (1): 34-49. 2020.
    Difference and Repetition might be said to have brought about a Deleuzian Revolution in philosophy comparable to Kant’s Copernican Revolution. Kant had denounced the three great terminal points of traditional metaphysics – self, world and God – as transcendent illusions, and Deleuze pushes Kant’s revolution to its limit by positing a transcendental field that excludes the coherence of the self, world and God in favour of an immanent and differential plane of impersonal individuations and pre-ind…Read more
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    Gilles Deleuze
    Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy. 2008.
    Gilles Deleuze (January 18, 1925–November 4, 1995) was one of the most influential and prolific French philosophers of the second half of the twentieth century. Deleuze conceived of philosophy as the production of concepts, and he characterized himself as a “pure metaphysician.” In his magnum opus Difference and Repetition , he tries to develop a metaphysics adequate to contemporary mathematics and science—a metaphysics in which the concept of multiplicity replaces that of substance, event repla…Read more
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    A Multi-Voiced Book
    Research in Phenomenology 41 (1): 119-133. 2011.
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    The Pure Form of Time and the Powers of the False
    Tijdschrift Voor Filosofie 81 (1): 29-51. 2019.
    This paper explores the relation of the theory of time and the theory of truth in Deleuze’s philosophy. According to Deleuze, a mutation in our conception of time occurred with Kant. In antiquity, time had been subordinated to movement, it was the measure or the “number of movement” (Aristotle). In Kant, this relation is inverted: time is no longer subordinated to movement but assumes an independence and autonomy of its own for the first time. In Deleuze’s phrasing, time becomes the pure and emp…Read more
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    André Leroi-Gourhan
    In Graham Jones & Jon Roffe (eds.), Deleluze's Philosophical Lineage II, Edinburgh University Press. pp. 255-274. 2019.
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    Deleuze: A Philosophy of the Event (edited book)
    with Gregg Lambert
    Edinburgh University Press. 2012.
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    Francois Zourabichvili and the Physics of Thought
    with Gregg Lambert
    In Gregg Lambert & Daniel W. Smith (eds.), Deleuze: A Philosophy of the Event, Edinburgh University Press. pp. 19-31. 2012.
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    Pierre Klossowski, Living Currency (edited book)
    with Nicolae Morar and Thomas Nail
    Bloomsbury. 2017.
  • Francis Bacon: The Logic of Sensation (translation) (edited book)
    University of Minnesota Press. 2003.
  • Essays Critical and Clinical (translation) (edited book)
    with Michael A. Greco and Gilles Deleuze
    University of Minnesota Press. 1997.
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    The Invention of Modern Science (translation) (edited book)
    with Isabelle Stengers
    University of Minnesota Press. 2000.
  • Thumbelina: The Culture and Technology of Millennials (translation) (edited book)
    with Michel Serres
    Rowman & Littlefield International. 2014.
    This book is an English-language translation of a bestselling book in France that explores the relationship between humans and new technologies.