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    A Forgotten Source in the History of Linguistics: Husserl's Logical Investigations
    Bulletin d'Analyse Phénoménologique 11 (5). 2015.
    In appearance, Husserl’s writings seem not to have had any influence on linguistic research, nor does what the German philosopher wrote about language seem to be worth a place in the history of linguistics. The purpose of the paper is exactly to contrast this view, by reassessing both the position and the role of Husserl’s early masterpiece — the Logical Investigations — within the history of linguistics. To this end, I will focus mainly on the third (On the theory of wholes and parts) and fourt…Read more
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    Territory and Subjectivity: the Philosophical Nomadism of Deleuze and Canetti
    Minerva - An Internet Journal of Philosophy 18 (1): 01-26. 2014.
    The paper’s purpose consists in pointing out the importance of the notion of “territory”, in its different accepted meanings, for the development of a theory and a practice of subjectivity both in deleuzean and canettian thought. Even though they start from very different perspectives and epistemic levels, they indeed produce similar philosophical effects, which strengthen their “common” view and the model of subjectivity they try to shape. More precisely, the paper focuses on the deleuzean tria…Read more
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    From Structure to Machine: Deleuze and Guattari's Philosophy of Linguistics
    Deleuze and Guatarri Studies 11 (3): 405-428. 2017.
    This paper aims to consider the main features of the philosophy of linguistics proposed by Deleuze and Guattari, which emerges from the criticisms directed at what in A Thousand Plateaus they call ‘postulates of linguistics’. The paper focuses on the transition from the Saussurean concept of system and from the connected notion of structure to Deleuze and Guattari's concept of machine. More precisely, the purpose of the paper lies, on the one hand, in showing in which sense Deleuze and Guattari …Read more