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Georges Albert Maurice Victor Bataille - a French intellectual and literary figure working in literature, anthropology, philosophy, economy, sociology and history of art. Eroticism, sovereignty, and transgression are at the core of his writings.

Georges Bataille has inspired numerous performance artist works including Nathalie Durburg. You need to learn about his theories and also see how he influence Ron Athey

Maurice Blanchot - a French writer, philosopher, and literary theorist. His work had a strong influence on post-structuralist philosophers such as Jacques Derrida.

One of the few available photographs of Maurice Blanchot (artist and date unknown). Blanchot writes: “Just as the man who is hanging himself, after kicking away the stool on which he stood, the final.

Maurice Blanchot - a French writer, philosopher, and literary theorist. His work had a strong influence on post-structuralist philosophers such as Jacques Derr...

One of the few available photographs of Maurice Blanchot (artist and date unknown). Blanchot writes: “Just as the man who is hanging himself, after kicking away the stool on which he stood, the final.

Edmund Gustav Albrecht Husserl - a German philosopher who established the school of phenomenology. He broke with the positivist orientation of the science and philosop...

Edmund Gustav Albrecht Husserl - a German philosopher who established the school of phenomenology. He broke with the positivist orientation of the science and philosop.

Emmanuel Levinas - a French philosopher of Lithuanian Jewish ancestry who is known for his work related to Jewish philosophy, existentialism, ethics, and ontol...

Emmanuel Levinas - a French philosopher of Lithuanian Jewish ancestry who is known for his work related to Jewish philosophy, existentialism, ethics, and ontol.

Henri-Louis Bergson - a major French philosopher, influential especially in the first half of the 20th century. Bergson convinced many thinkers that immediate exp...

Henri-Louis Bergson - a major French philosopher, influential especially in the first half of the century. Bergson convinced many thinkers that immediate experience and intuition are more significant than rationalism and science for understanding reality

Alan Turing - a British mathematician, logician, cryptanalyst and computer scientist. He was highly influential in the development of computer science, giving a formalisation of the concepts of "algorithm" and "computation" with the Turing machine, which can be considered a model of a general purpose computer. Turing is widely considered to be the father of theoretical computer science and artificial intelligence

Alan Turing broke the German Enigma code during World War II and devised the Turing machine and the Turing test of computer intelligence. Unabashedly gay, he committed suicide after being convicted of homosexual acts.