Public Philosophy

Here you can find a selection of my freely available general audience writing, podcasts, and recorded events – and the dates for my next talks.

- Upcoming talks

27.08, 15:00 CET, Weißwasser, Gespräch im Rahmen des Lausitz Festivals: “Lausitz Denken 1: Aufbruch aus der Tyrannei” mit Frank Ruda, Christoph Menke und Christiane Voss.

31.08, 19:30 CET, online: “8. Salon des guten Lebens – Commoning” mit Andrea Vetter.

- Videos

Die Freiheit, bleiben zu dürfen. In conversation with Elisabeth von Thadden for the ZEIT–ONLINE–Reihe "Die blaue Hand"

Kapitalismus – Gefahr für die Natur? Talk with Richard David Precht in his show "PRECHT"

Book launch "Revolution für das Leben" hosted by The Schaubühne, in conversation with Nils Markwardt

Interview by Tilo Jung in his show "Jung & Naiv"

Collective Action, Solidarity, Social Change: Panel at Centre de Cultura Contemporània de Barcelona

Freiheit in Zeiten des Klimawandels in 3sat "Kulturzeit"

Es geht auch anders! Talk for medico international's event series "utopischer Raum"

In conversation with Wolfram Eilenberger on Hannah Arendt: "Wir müssen lernen zu streiten" | Sternstunde Philosophie | SRF

In conservation with Josef Mühlbauer for Varna Peace Institut

- Podcasts

rbb Kultur | 75 Jahre “Dialektik der Aufklärung” (in German; produced by Frank Schmid).

tl;dr – der Theorie-Podcast der Rosa-Luxemburg-Stiftung | tl;dr #17 – Unbehagen der Geschlechter (in German; produced by Alex Demirović).

XV: Parliaments of Things and Beings | The Assembly is dead (in English; recorded in brut Wien with Florian Malzacher, andcompany&co and Alexander Karschnia).

rbb Inforadio | Die Überwindung des Kapitalismus (in German; produced by Christian Wildt).

New Books Network | Praxis and Revolution (in English; produced by Fulya Pinar).

Der Zweite Gedanke | Zu sensibel? – Über moderne Empfindlichkeit (in German; with Svenja Flaßpöhler; produced by Natascha Freundel).

Sein und Streit | Algorithmen für das Allgemeinwohl (in German; with Philipp Staab; produced by Stephanie Rohde).

Deutschlandfunk Kultur | Denker, der Diskurse kreuzt (in German; with Stephan Schlak; produced by René Aguigah).

Ende Gelände Podcast | #26 Eigentum 1 (in German; produced by Ende Gelände).

Sinnes Wandel | Eva von Redecker: (Wie) Kann Aktivismus die Welt bewegen? (in German; with Franziska Heinisch; produced by Marilena Berends).

Gegenwärts | Abschied nehmen (in German; produced by Clara Neubert).

Der Zweite Gedanke | Geschlecht und Revolution – Frauenbewegung heute (in German; with Christina von Braun; produced by Natascha Freundel).

Cashmere Radio | Phantombesitz – Zum Schatten des Eigentums (in German; produced by Nuriye Tohermes).

Future Histories | Revolution für das Leben (in German; produced by Jan Groos).

Planet B | Revolution (in German; produced by Michael Seemann)

- Stuff to read

Revolution für das Leben (S.Fischer, 2020): excerpt (in German) from my new book on capitalist dominion, ecological desaster, and contemporary social movements.

Reproduction Rebellion (The Philosopher 1923, Winter 2020): a short essay on how new protest movements converge around a commitment to upend destruction of life.

Lesbian Seeing, tr. and commented by Lucy Duggan (Nocturnal Unrest Blog, Nov. 2020): an appeal for radical politics of seeing rather than visibility, and a philosophical reading of Jules Grant’s lesbian gangster novel We go around at night and are consumed by fire.

Care Slut Pride (on www.anti-sightseeing.org, 2017): a defense of the figure who cannot hold back care, and a condemnation of the world that exploits her.

- Interviews

“Die diffuse Angst, zu kurz zu kommen” (in German), on climate, prohibitions and freedom, Soziopolis (20.7.2022).

“Was ist „Z-Faschismus“, Frau von Redecker?” (in German), on Putin’s strategy, pathriarchat and nature, philosophie Magazine (13.06.2022).

“Der Planet ist das neue Proletariat”  (in German), on Theodor Adorno, protest movements and octopuses, WELT online (07.06.2022).

“«Nicht das Leben zur Sache, sondern Sachen lebendig machen»” (in German), on Rita Segato,  Rosa-Luxemburg-Stiftung news (04.04.2022).

“Das sind Ammenmärchen” (in German), on climate policy, capitalism and weltverulst, der Freitag  (25.08.2021).

“Revolution for Life” (in English), on poetry, life and revolution, New Books in German Blog (08.06.2021).

“Können wir (über) Femizide überhaupt denken?” (in German), on the definition of femizides, Dolomiten/ZtG Gender Blog (08.03.2021).

“Es ist berauschend, Probleme abzustreifen…” (in German), on authoritarian freedom, Covid and ecology, ZEIT online (05.12.2020).

“Brückenköpfe in der vorrevolutionären Gegenwart”(in German), on mushrooms, interstices, and left strategy, ak (15.12.2020).

“Sorge und Solidarität ausbuchstabieren” (in German), on national identities, Hannah Arendt and staying at home, franzmagazine (25.01.2021).

“Inside Endzeit” (in German), on dialectis, interstices, and theatre, nachtkritik (22.04.2020).