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The Friedrich Nietzsche, On the Genealogy of Morality readings continue (translated by Maudemarie Clark and Alan J. Swensen):
Feb. 19th we are reading the third treatise, What Do Ascetic Ideals Mean?
Nietzsche frequently makes mention of his earlier published works. If you have any hopes of passing this class you will have to read this supplementary material! This material is taken from a different translation than the others.
In Dec. we read the Introduction
Jan. 29th we read the Preface
Feb. 5th we read the first treatise, “Good and Evil” “Good and Bad”
Feb. 12th we read the second treatise, “Guilt,” “Bad Conscience,” and Related Matters
This week we are reading Bob Black’s Debunking Democracy and the anonymously penned The Characteristics of the Occupation (Barcelona).
this week the reading group is taking a field trip to city lights in san francisco, to hear karen avrich (paul avrich’s daughter) speak on his posthumous book on alexander berkman and emma goldman.
the event starts at 7, people are meeting at the long haul at 6 for those who need, and those who can provide, rides to meet up with each other.
We will be continuing the discussion of Michel Foucault and On the Genealogy of Ethics from last week (see previous post for download). We will also be discussing the introduction to Nietzsche’s On the Genealogy of Morality. For those wonky enough to care, this is from the hackett press translation. The full book is on zinelibrary if you want to keep reading Nietzsche. And you should!
Come at 7 to revel and bring tasty treats to share with friends for it is the week of potluck!
At 8 we will be discussing an interview with Michel Foucault titled On the Genealogy of Ethics.