LInks of the Week

Many of these links have been tweeted in the past, but here I can tag and categorise them for future reference. I hope you find some of them interesting too. Please feel free to discuss in comments or on Twitter.

Rebecca Solnit elegantly explains ‘mansplaining’.

Byung-Hun Min’s expansive grayscale landscape photography.

Anneleen Masschelein on Dylan Trigg’s The Memory of Place: Flesh World: On the New Uncanny.

A Conversation with author and architect, Suad Amiry.

Martin Scorsese’s Film School: The 85 Films You Need To See To Know Anything About Film.

Ingmar Bergman’s sensual Summer films and the transience of youth. Seasonal Disorder by José Teodoro.

Waggish post: On Georges Dreyfus’ 15 years as a Buddhist monk & Buddhist scholasticism: The Sound of Two Hands Clapping.

Simon Critchley, Atheist Religious Thinker on Utopia and the Fiction of Faith.

The wonderful Rebecca West, an interview from the BBC archives.

Face to face with JG Ballard, interview from the BBC archives.

Sven Birkerts’ brilliant essay on Sebald’s Vertigo.

Jacques Derrida: The Last Interview. [PDF]

Brian Dillon: reading Barthes throughout his formative intellectual years.

The Imaginary Museum: Collecting Paul Celan.

Brilliant interview with Simon Critchley:’On Philosophers, Violence, Humour and Tragedy’.

How to begin reading Gilles Deleuze.

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