Wednesday, January 02, 2008

Politics and Apocalypse

This just in: Robert Hamerton-Kelly edited and compiled Politics and Apocalypse - a study in violence, mimesis and culture. Contributors to the book are:
• René Girard, Andrew B. Hammond Professor of French Language and Literature, Stanford University; Member, Académie française
• Robert Hamerton-Kelly, Volume Editor and Senior
Research Scholar Emeritus, Center for International Security and Arms Control, Stanford University
• Jozef Niewladomski, Dean, Faculty of Theology, Innsbruck
• Stefan Rossbach, Centre for the Study of Politics and Spirituality, Department of Politics and International Relations, University of Kent
• John Ranieri, Professor of Philosophy, Seton Hall University
• Fred Lawrence, Professor of Theology, Boston College
• Peter Thiel, Independent Scholar, Founder/CEO of PayPal, President of Clarium Capital Management
• Wolfgang Palaver, Professor and Chair, Institute of Systematic Theology, Innsbruck

It looks like a great reference book for mimetic theory.

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