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  1. Christopher Craig Brittain (2010). Political Theology at a Standstill: Adorno and Agamben on the Messianic. Thesis Eleven 102 (1):39-56.
    This essay explores the use of the concept of the messianic by Giorgio Agamben and Theodor Adorno. Throughout his work, Agamben consistently presents his reading of the messianic as an alternative to what he considers to be the ‘pessimistic’ negative dialectics of Adorno, which he argues ‘is an absolutely non-messianic form of thought’. For Agamben, the messianic brings dialectics to a ‘standstill’. This essay analyzes this deployment of the ‘messianic’ in his thought, and contrasts it with the perspective of Adorno. (...)
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  2. Christopher Craig Brittain (2007). The Open; State of Exception; and the Time That Remains, by Giorgio Agamben. Radical Philosophy Review 10 (2):177-189.
  3. Christopher Craig Brittain (2004). Meditating on Foucault. Radical Philosophy Review 7 (1):99-101.
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