Tag: Lauren Berlant

Lauren Berlant as Cynical Philosopher: An Introduction

Berlant has given us through her own interpretation of Cynical philosophy the possibility of imagining and seeing a collective subjectivity. If body, then everything can follow (Berlant, Cruel Optimism, 266) ‘Stray dogs have knowledge,’ the late Greek writer Margarita Karapanou writes, ‘because they have suffered pain… Pedigree dogs in relation to stray dogs are still…