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»Diffraction does not produce ›the same‹ displaced, as reflection and refraction do. Diffraction is a mapping of interference, not of replication, reflection, or reproduction. A diffraction pattern does not map where differences appear, but rather maps where the effects of differences appear.«

Donna Haraway, »The Promises of Monsters«


Have We Ever Been Postmodern?

Friday, 27 April 2018, 2 pm, diffrakt | centre for theoretical periphery Workshop with Julie Gaillard. Few concepts have been more overused than that of the “postmodern.” Synonymous, at best, …

The Good in Things

Saturday, 12 May 2018, 7.30 pm, diffrakt | centre for theoretical periphery Book presentation and conversation in cooperation with Merve Verlag. Emanuele Coccia | Dirk Quadflieg | Lilja Walliser The …