This page contains a selection of chapters and articles that can be accessed online.

The Neurothriller (popular version)

In  AEON - Ideas and Culture.  8 February 2016.

The Filmmaker as Metallurgist: Political Cinema and World Memory

In Film-Philosophy 20:1 (2016), pp. 149-167. Download PDF here. This article is part of a special issue on Film-Philosophy and a World of Cinemas, edited by David Martin-Jones. The entire issue is available in Open Access at Edinburgh University Press here

Oog voor vrijheid: Spinoza en Terstall in Amsterdam

In: EU@Amsterdam, een stedelijke raad: Essays over de Europese Stad. Vriginie Mamadouh en Anne van Wageningen, red. Amsterdam: Amsterdam University Press, 2015. Lees hier artikel in PDF versie. Zie voor informatie over het boek hier

New Materialism: Intra-Agential Entanglements and the Neuro-Image

Special Issue on New Materialism, Cultural Studies Review volume 21 number 2 September 2015, pp. 120-144. 

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Memory is no longer what is used to be

In: Sebastian Groes, ed. Memory in the Twenty-first Century: New Critical Perspectives from the Arts, Humanities and Sciences (New York: Palgrave, 2015,  213-216).

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Deleuze's Metallurgic Machines

The Los Angeles Review of Books (LARB) of 8 November 2015 has published a special issue "The Event of Life" on the occasion of teh 20th anniversary of the death of Gilles Deleuze. Arne de Boever and Brad Evans asked scholars what might be said about Deleuze today. Contributions by Adrian Parr, Brian Massumi, Greg Lambert, Bracha L. Ettinger and Patricia Pisters ('Deleuze's Metallurgic Machines').

Chantal Akerman: "Lachen in de Onmogelijkheid"

Op 5 Oktober 2015 overleed Chantal Akerman op 65-jarige leeftijd. Op haar 25ste debuteerde ze met een meesterwerk. Lees meer in De Filmkrant, #381 November 2015, p. 39. PDF versie is hier te lezen.

Dexter's Plastic Brain: Mentalizing and Mirroring in Cinematic Empathy

In Neurofilmology: Audiovisual Studies and the Challenge of Neuroscience. Adriano D'Aloia and Ruggero Eugeni, eds. Special Issue of Cinema & Cie.International Film Studies Journal.  Vol. XIV, No, 22/23, Fall/Winter 2014, pp. 53-63. Download PDF.

Door Nieuwsgierigheid Gedreven

Column over nieuwsgierigheid in de wetenschap. Uitgesproken op 10 juni 2015 voor Jose van Dijck's afscheid als voorzitter van SPUI25. Hier te lezen in PDF.