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How to read deleuze—neurosis, schizophrenia and autism

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In what sense is schizophrenia a key to accessing their philosophy? if i ask these questions, it is because this mental disorder cannot be separated from the ...
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How to read Deleuze—neurosis, schizophrenia and autismKoichiro KOKUBUNHow to read Deleuze. By the very bold title of my lecture, I do not mean to define a “right”way to read and interpret Deleuzian literature. Here, I would just like to think with you on the question ofhow we can read Deleuze today. I put a stress on the word “today”: Today, now, in the year 2018, in the21 st century, at the beginning of this century, how can we read Deleuze? This is the question I want to askin this lecture.To begin with, I draw your attention to the fact that the name Deleuze is often associated withschizophrenia. Anti-Oedipus, his most famous book, which, however, he did not write alone but withFélix Guattari, has the subtitle “Capitalism and Schizophrenia.” In their confrontation withpsychoanalysis—more precisely, the psychoanalysis of Sigmund Freud and Jacques Lacan—Deleuze andGuattari even invented a word, “schizoanalysis.” Schizophrenia has therefore been considered a keywordthat helps us to und...