From: Paul Bains <P.Bains@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Sun, 06 Jul 1997 12:59:12 +0800
At 05:18 PM 7/5/97 -0500, you wrote:
> Thanks for sending me back to this remarkable last chapter of
>WIP? I haven't tried to read Ruyer -- any chance of a translation of
>Neo-finalisme from you (and Simondon, whom we really need. . .)?
I doubt whether Neo-finalisme will be translated - no press would ever be
convinced of the minimal sales potential of this genie and unclassifiable
concept creator. However, there is a v. faint 'possibility' (not real?) that
Simondon may get translated (not by me). But don't hold your breath!
As for Ruyer look out for my egoless contribution 'subjectless
subjectivities' to the forthcoming (fall) special edition of the Canadian
Review of Comp. Lit. on 'deleuze,guattari and the phil of expression'. All
the essays in this collection sound pretty zigzaggy.
Massumi's afterword will cause a few ripples.
ps. Warwick lurkers - who many people have signed up for the matter conf?
It's a long way to come from Fremantle.