Simon Critchley

Simon Critchley, Professor of Philosophy at The European Graduate School / EGS.

WORKS

Books

Suicide

Critchley, Simon. Suicide (Kindle Single). Thought Catalog, 2015. ASIN: B00YB0UZDC

Notes on Suicide

Critchley, SImon. Notes on Suicide. Fitzcarraldo Editions, 2015. ISBN: 1910695068

ABC of Impossibility

Critchley, Simon. ABC of Impossibility. Univocal, 2015, ISBN: 1937561496

The Problem with Levinas

Critchley, Simon. The Problem with Levinas. Edited by Alexis Dianda. Oxford University Press, 2015. ISBN: 0198738765

Le jour et l'heure

Critchley, Simon. Le jour et l'heure. Presses Universitaires de France, 2015. ISBN: 2130653413

Bowie

Critchley, Simon. Bowie. OR Books, 2014. ISBN: 1939293545

Bowie, philosophie intime

Critchley, Simon. Bowie, philosophie intime. Translated by Marc Saint-Upery. La Découverte, 2015. ISBN: 270718540X

Memory Theatre

Critchley, Simon. Memory Theatre. Fitzcarraldo Editions, 2014. ISBN: 0992974712

Stay Illusion: The Hamlet Doctrine

Critchley, Simon. Stay Illusion: The Hamlet Doctrine. Pantheon Books, 2014. ISBN: 0307950484

The Hamlet Doctrine

Critchley, Simon. The Hamlet Doctrine. Verso, 2013. ISBN: 1781682569

The Faith of the Faithless

Critchley, Simon. The Faith of the Faithless. Verso, 2012. ISBN: 1781681686

Mysticher Anarchismus

Critchley, Simon. Mysticher Anarchismus. Translated by Ronald Voullié. Merve, 2012. ISBN: 3883963186

The Mattering of Matter

Critchley, Simon, and Tom McCarthy, et al. The Mattering of Matter. Sternberg Press, 2012. ISBN: 3943365344

Impossible Objects

Critchley, Simon. Impossible Objects. Polity Press. 2011, ISBN: 0745653219

International Necronautical Society: Offizielle Mitteilungen

Critchley, Simon. International Necronautical Society: Offizielle Mitteilungen. Translated by Michaela Grabinger. Diaphanes Verlag, 2011. ISBN: 3037341602

How to Stop Living and Start Worrying

Critchley, Simon. How to Stop Living and Start Worrying. Polity Press, 2010. ISBN: 0745650392

Les Philosophie meurent aussi

Critchley, Simon. Les Philosophie meurent aussi. François Bourin Editeur, 2010. ISBN: 2849411930

Der Katechismus des Bürgers

Critchley, Simon. Der Katechismus des Bürgers. Translated by Christian Strauch. Diaphanes, 2008. ISBN: 3037340320

Laughing in a Foreign Language

Critchley, Simon, and Mami Kataoka. Laughing in a Foreign Language. Hayward Gallery Publishing, 2008. ISBN: 1853322660

On Heidegger’s ‘Being and Time’

Critchley, Simon, and Reiner Schürmann. On Heidegger’s ‘Being and Time’. Edited by Steven Levine. Routledge, 2008. ISBN: 0415775965

The Book of Dead Philosophers

Critchley, Simon. The Book of Dead Philosophers. Granta Books, 2008. ISBN: 1847080103

Infinitely Demanding: Ethics of Commitment, Politics of Resistance

Critchley, Simon. Infinitely Demanding: Ethics of Commitment, Politics of Resistance. Verso, 2007 ISBN: 1844671216

Une exigence infinie : Ethique de l'engagement, politique de la résistance

Critchley, Simon. Une exigence infinie : Ethique de l'engagement, politique de la résistance. Translated by Frédéric Joly. François Bourin Editeur, 2013. ISBN: 2849413577

Sonsuz Talep - Baglanma Etigi, Direnis Siyaseti

Critchley, Simon. Sonsuz Talep - Baglanma Etigi, Direnis Siyaseti. Translated by Tuncay Birkan. Metis Yayincilik, 2010. ISBN: 9753427727

Unendlich fordernd: Ethik der Verpflichtung, Politik des Widerstands

Critchley, Simon. Unendlich fordernd: Ethik der Verpflichtung, Politik des Widerstands. Translated by Andrea Stumpf and Gabriele Werbeck. Diaphanes, 2008. ISBN: 3037340479

Things Merely Are: Philosophy in the Poetry of Wallace Stevens

Critchley, Simon. Things Merely Are: Philosophy in the Poetry of Wallace Stevens. Routledge, 2005. ISBN: 0415356318

On Humour

Critchley, Simon. On Humour. Routledge, 2002. ISBN: 0415251206

De l'humour

Critchley, Simon. De l'humour. Translated by Nicolas Pinet. Editions Kimé, 2004. ISBN: 2841743497

Über Humor

Critchley, Simon. Über Humor. Translated by Erik M Vogt. Turia & Kant, 2004. ISBN: 3851323998

Continental Philosophy: A Very Short Introduction

Critchley, Simon. Continental Philosophy: A Very Short Introduction. Oxford University Press, 2001. ISBN: 0192853597

Ethics-Politics-Subjectivity: Essays on Derrida, Levinas, and Contemporary French Thought

Critchley, Simon. Ethics-Politics-Subjectivity: Essays on Derrida, Levinas, and Contemporary French Thought. Verso, 1999. ISBN: 1859842461.

Very Little... Almost Nothing: Death, Philosophy, Literature

Critchley, Simon. Very Little... Almost Nothing: Death, Philosophy, Literature. Routledge, 1997. ISBN: 0415128226

Deconstruction and Pragmatism

Critchley, Simon, Jacques Derrida, Ernesto Laclau, Richard Rorty, and Chantal Mouffe. Deconstruction and Pragmatism. Routledge, 1996. ISBN: 0415121701

Déconstruction et pragmatisme

Critchley, Simon, Jacques Derrida, Ernesto Laclau, Richard Rorty, and Chantal Mouffe. Déconstruction et pragmatisme. Les Solitaires Intempestifs, 2010. ISBN: 2846812799

The Ethics of Deconstruction: Derrida and Levinas

Critchley, Simon. The Ethics of Deconstruction: Derrida and Levinas. Blackwell, 1992. ISBN: 063117785X

Edited Works

The Stone

"The Stone," column in The New York Times. 2010-2015.

The Anarchist Turn

Critchley, Simon, Jacob Blumenfeld, and Chiara Bottici, eds. The Anarchist Turn. Pluto Press, 2013. ISBN: 0745333427

Philippe Parreno

Critchley, Simon, Philippe Parreno, Christine Macel, and Karen Marta, eds. Philippe Parreno. JRP|Ringier, 2009. ISBN: 3037640332

Laclau, A Critical Reader

Critchley, Simon, and Oliver Marchart, eds. Laclau, A Critical Reader. Routledge, 2004. ISBN: 0415238447

The Cambridge Companion to Levinas

Critchley, Simon, and Robert Bernasconi, eds.. The Cambridge Companion to Levinas. Cambridge University Press, 2002. ISBN: 0521665655

A Companion to Continental Philosophy

Critchley, Simon, and William R. Schroeder, eds. A Companion to Continental Philosophy. Wiley-Blackwell, 1999. ISBN: 0631218505

Emmanuel Levinas: Basic Philosophical Writings

Critchley, Simon, Adriaan T. Peperzak, and Robert Bernasconi, eds. Emmanuel Levinas: Basic Philosophical Writings. Indiana University Press, 1996. ISBN: 0253210798.

Deconstructive Subjectivities

Critchley, Simon, and Peter Dews, eds. Deconstructive Subjectivities. State University of New York Press, 1996. ISBN: 0791427242

Re-Reading Levinas

Critchley, Simon, and Robert Bernasconi, eds. Re-Reading Levinas. Indiana Univ Press, 1991. ISBN: 0253311799

Chapters

A Beginner's Guide to Philosophy

Critchley, Simon. Foreword to A Beginner's Guide to Philosophy, by Dominique Janicaud. Pegasus, 2009. ISBN: 1605980013

Articles

Superfaciality: Some Poems by Fernando Pessoa, one by Wallace Stevens, and the brief Sketch of a Poetic Ontology

Critchley, Simon. "Superfaciality: Some Poems by Fernando Pessoa, one by Wallace Stevens, and the brief Sketch of a Poetic Ontology." Journal of the British Society for Phenomenology Vol. 46, No. 4 (2015): 278-291.

Levinas and Hitlerism

Critchley, Simon. "Levinas and Hitlerism." Graduate Faculty Philosophy Journal Vol. 35, No. 1 (2014): 223-249.

What is the Institutional Form of Thinking?

Critchley, Simon. "What is the Institutional Form of Thinking?" The Undecidable Unconscious: A Journal of Deconstruction and Psychoanalysis Vol. 1, No. 1 (2014): 119-133.

Funny Stories About Death

Critchley, Simon. "Funny Stories About Death." Chronogram, February 1, 2013.

Why I Love Mormonism

Critchley, Simon. "Why I Love Mormonism." New York Times, The Stone, September 16, 2012.

What Is the Institutional Form for Thinking?

Critchley, Simon. "What Is the Institutional Form for Thinking?" Differences Vol. 21, No. 1 (2010): 19.

Of Poets and Thinkers: A Conversation on Philosophy, Literature and the Rebuilding of the World

Critchley, Simon, Costica Bradatan, Giuseppe Mazzotta, and Alexander Nehamas. "Of Poets and Thinkers: A Conversation on Philosophy, Literature and the Rebuilding of the World." The European Legacy Vol. 14, No. 5 (2009): 519-534.

Quentin Meillassoux - After Finitude

Critchley, Simon. "Quentin Meillassoux - After Finitude." Times Literary Supplement, February 27, 2009.

The catechism of the citizen: politics, law and religion in, after, with and against Rousseau

Critchley, Simon. "The catechism of the citizen: politics, law and religion in, after, with and against Rousseau." Continental Philosophy Review Vol. 42, No. 1 (2009): 5-34.

Resistance is Utile

Critchley, Simon. "Resistance is Utile." Harpers, May 2008.

The Split Subject

Critchley, Simon. "The Split Subject." Chinese Philosophy Vol. 35, No. 1 (2008): 79-87.

A Heroism of the Decision, a Politics of the Event

Critchley, Simon. "A Heroism of the Decision, a Politics of the Event." London Review of Books Vol. 29, No. 18-20, September (2007).

Noises off - on Ibsen

Critchley, Simon. "Noises off - on Ibsen." Ibsen Studies Vol. 7, No. 2 (2007): 132-149.

Ours is Not a Terrible Situation

Critchley, Simon and Alain Badiou. "Ours is Not a Terrible Situation." Philosophy Today Vol. 51, No. 3, Fall (2007).

Forgetfulness Must: Politics and Filiation in Blanchot and Derrida

Critchley, Simon. "Forgetfulness Must: Politics and Filiation in Blanchot and Derrida." Parallax Vol. 12, No. 2 (2006): 12-22.

Crypto-Schmittianism

Critchley, Simon. "Crypto-Schmittianism." State of Nature 2, Winter (2006).

Satura Resartus: Living in the Woods with Bears

Critchley, Simon. "Satura Resartus: Living in the Woods with Bears." Law and Literature Vol. 17, No. 3, Autumn (2005): 433-441.

Jacques Derrida

Critchley, Simon. "Jacques Derrida." Theory and Event Vol. 8, No. 1 (2005).

Poetry as philosophy - on Wallace Stevens

Critchley, Simon. "Poetry as philosophy - on Wallace Stevens." European Journal of American Culture Vol. 24, No. 3 (2005): 179-190.

Five Problems in Levinas's View of Politics and the Sketch of a Solution to Them

Critchley, Simon. "Five Problems in Levinas's View of Politics and the Sketch of a Solution to Them." Political Theory Vol. 32, No. 2, April (2004): 172-185.

Obituary Jacques Derrida: An Ethos of Reading

Critchley, Simon. "Obituary Jacques Derrida: An Ethos of Reading." Radical Philosophy 129 (2005): 26.

I Want to Die, I Hate My Life--Phaedra's Malaise

Critchley, Simon. "I Want to Die, I Hate My Life--Phaedra's Malaise." New Literary History Vol. 35, No. 1 (2004): 17-40.

Obituaries Profiles: Dominique Janicaud, 1937-2002

Critchley, Simon. "Obituaries Profiles: Dominique Janicaud, 1937-2002." Radical Philosophy 117 (2003).

Qui Vivra Verra: Obituary for Dominique Janicaud

Critchley, Simon. "Qui Vivra Verra: Obituary for Dominique Janicaud." Philosophy and Social Criticism Vol. 29, No. 6 (2003): 729-732.

In Memoriam: Dominique Janicaud (1937-2002)

Critchley, Simon. "In Memoriam: Dominique Janicaud (1937-2002)." Research in Phenomenology Vol. 33, No. 1 (2003): 3-5.

The overcoming of overcoming: On Dominique Janicaud

Critchley, Simon. "The overcoming of overcoming: On Dominique Janicaud." Continental Philosophy Review Vol. 36, No. 4 (2003): 433-447.

Introduction

Critchley, Simon. "Introduction." Parallax Vol. 8, No. 3 (2002): 1-4.

Enigma Variations: An Interpretation of Heidegger's Sein und Zeit

Critchley, Simon. "Enigma Variations: An Interpretation of Heidegger's Sein und Zeit." Ratio Vol. 15, No. 2 (2002): 154-175.

Persecution Before Exploitation - A Non-Jewish Israel?

Critchley, Simon. "Persecution Before Exploitation - A Non-Jewish Israel?" Parallax Vol. 8, No. 3 (2002): 71-77.

Demanding Approval

Critchley, Simon. "Demanding Approval." Radical Philosophy 101 (2000).

Remarks on Derrida and Habermas

Critchley, Simon. "Remarks on Derrida and Habermas." Constellations Vol. 7, No. 4 (2000): 455-465.

Heidegger for Beginners

Critchley, Simon. "Heidegger for Beginners." Theory and Event Vol. 3, No. 4 (2000).

Sounding desire: On tricky

Critchley, Simon. "Sounding desire: On tricky." Angelaki Vol. 4, No. 3 (1999): 121-130.

Comedy and Finitude: Displacing the Tragic-Heroic Paradigm in Philosophy and Psychoanalysis

Critchley, Simon. "Comedy and Finitude: Displacing the Tragic-Heroic Paradigm in Philosophy and Psychoanalysis." Constellations Vol. 6, No. 1 (1999): 108.

Kako ne popustiti glede svoje želje : pripombe in vprašanja ob Etiki Alaina Badiouja

Critchley, Simon. "Kako ne popustiti glede svoje želje : pripombe in vprašanja ob Etiki Alaina Badiouja." Filozofski Vestnik Vol. 19, No. 1 (1998): 21-31.

Philosophy in Germany

Critchley, Simon. "Philosophy in Germany." Translated by Axel Honneth. Radical Philosophy 89 (1998).

Who Speaks in the Work of Samuel Beckett?

Critchley, Simon. "Who Speaks in the Work of Samuel Beckett?" Yale French Studies 93 (1998): 114.

Metaphysics in the Dark: A Response to Richard Rorty and Ernesto Laclau

Critchley, Simon. "Metaphysics in the Dark: A Response to Richard Rorty and Ernesto Laclau." Political Theory Vol. 26, No. 6, December (1998): 803-817.

Di and Dodi Die

Critchley, Simon. "Di and Dodi Die." Theory and Event Vol. 1, No. 4 (1997).

The Philosophical Significance of a Poem (On Wallace Stevens)

Critchley, Simon. "The Philosophical Significance of a Poem (On Wallace Stevens)." Proceedings of the Aristotelian Society 96 (1996): 269-291.

The hypothesis, the context, the messianic, the political, the economic, the technological : on Derrida's specters of Marx

Critchley, Simon. "The hypothesis, the context, the messianic, the political, the economic, the technological : on Derrida's specters of Marx." Filozofski Vestnik Vol. 16, No. 2 (1995): 81-108.

On Derrida's Specters of Marx

Critchley, Simon. "On Derrida's Specters of Marx." Philosophy and Social Criticism Vol. 21, No. 3 (1995): 1.

Obituaries Profiles: Emmanuel Levinas

Critchley, Simon. "Obituaries Profiles: Emmanuel Levinas." Radical Philosophy 78 (1996).

Black Socrates?

Critchley, Simon. "Black Socrates?" Radical Philosophy 69 (1995).

Interviews

Demand Everything! An Interview With Philosopher Simon Critchley

Critchley, Simon, and Anders Gullestad. "Demand Everything! An Interview With Philosopher Simon Critchley." truthout, May 15, 2010.

A Living Breathing Philosopher: Vice Talks with a Representative from an Endangered Species

Critchley, Simon, and Steve Fowler. "A Living Breathing Philosopher: Vice Talks with a Representative from an Endangered Species." Vice, June 2009.

Author Sums Up Philosophers' Thoughts On Death

Critchley, Simon, and Jacki Lyden. "Author Sums Up Philosophers' Thoughts On Death." NPR, 2009.

Nihilism, Punk and the International Necronautical Society: an interview with Simon Critchley

Critchley, Simon, and Steve Fowler. "Nihilism, Punk and the International Necronautical Society: an interview with Simon Critchley." 3am, March 30, 2009.

Interview with Readybook

Critchley, Simon, and Mark Thwaite. "Interview with Readybook." Ready Steady Book, March 1, 2006.

Very Funny: An Interview with Simon Critchley

Critchely, Simon, and Brian Dillon. "Very Funny: An Interview with Simon Critchley." Cabinet 17, Spring (2005).

Interview

Critchley, Simon, and Jill Stauffer. "Interview." Believer, August 2003.

Interview with Simon Critchley

Critchley, Simon, and Tim McCarthy. "Interview with Simon Critchley." Necronauts, March 29, 2001.

Films

Democracy and Disappointment: On the Politics of Resistance

Critchley, Simon, and Alain Badiou in Democracy and Disappointment: On the Politics of Resistance. Microcinema, 2008. ASIN: B001AXTZIO.