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The Future Lasts Forever The class on Althusser was being offered my first semester of graduate school I did not know who he was and I could not parse the course description The course turned out to be quite controversial I guess cause LA was also controversial.So twenty years later, after reading Marx and LA s students Foucault and Ranciere I did not realize was one of LA s students until I read it in the memoir I got around to reading the theorist and wife killer I think that my experience with psychiatry and i The class on Althusser was being offered my first semester of graduate school I did not know who he was and I could not parse the course description The course turned out to be quite controversial I guess cause LA was also controversial.So twenty years later, after reading Marx and LA s students Foucault and Ranciere I did not realize was This volume actually contains two autobiographical writings by Althusser written several years apart, between which the philosopher strangled his wife to death in a bout of madness The two pieces, which predictably recount many of the same events from the author s life, are haunting to read next to each other They seem to confirm Woody Allen s pronouncement that any tale can be either a comedy or a tragedy based on the tone with which it is told The Facts , the earlier work, reads like a cha This volume actually contains two autobiographical writings by Althusser written several years apart, between which the philosopher strangled his wife to death in a bout of madness The two pieces, which predictably recount many of the same events from the author s life, are haunting to read next to each other They seem to confirm Woody Allen s pronouncement that any tale can be either a comedy or a tragedy based on the tone with which it is told The Facts , the earlier work, reads like a charmingly comic and self deprecating novella, in which Althusser nonetheless confronts his madness by describing his most grandiose delusions he at one point believed he had robbed a bank, stolen a jet, and advised the Pope as legit I would like to think I ve heard of this guy before, but it rings no bells.This is a great memoir Even if you skip around, it is a good read.Althusser is a French philosopher who wrote about Marx yawn, now I know why I never heard of him He was ready to go to college right when the war began, and ended up spending five years as a p.o.w., then starting his academic career He went to college and never left, staying as a teacher and professional until the awful end He is a provocative, color I would like to think I ve heard of this guy before, but it rings no bells.This is a great memoir Even if you skip around, it is a good read.Althusser is a French philosopher who wrote about Marx This book although quite good really lasts forever I also experienced extreme anguish and repulsion at the idea that someone wanted to get their hands on me What I feared above all was scheming women.As a precaution I even resorted on occasion to insane remarks and ripostes For example, I once replied to a young woman who wrote declaring her love, which I had been aware of for some time I detest being loved which was completely untrue but which signified I detest anyone taking the initiative in this re Althusser became one of the most respected and interesting philosophers of Marxism in France during the 1950 s and 60 s, which is no small accomplishment considering the fact that practically every intellectual was writing about Marx at the same time In all honesty, I find his work to be of rather mixed value I have found his structuralist interpretations of Capital to be extremely insightful, as well as his work on Marx s epistemological break, though his Freudian and Lacanian readings of M Althusser became one of the most respected and interesting philosophers of Marxism in France On November 16, 1980, Louis Althusser, While Massaging His Wife S Neck, Discovered That He Had Strangled Her The World Renowned French Philosopher Was Immediately Confined To An Insane Asylum Where He Authored This Memoir A Profound Yet Subtle Exercise In Documenting Madness From The Inside. So, despite its dramas, life can still be beautiful I am sixty seven, and though it will soon all be over, I feel younger now than I have ever done, never having had any youth since no one love me for myself Yes, the future lasts a long time How is it possible to evoke emotions of awe and disgust at the same time Written four years after the murder of his wife, Althusser goes on to reflect on the factors that led to him doing it, though he encourage readers to judge the results for themsel So, despite its dramas, life can still be beautiful I am sixty seven, and though it will soon all be over, I feel younger now than I have ever done, never having had any youth since no one love me for myself Yes, the future lasts a long time How is it possible to evoke emotions of awe and disgust at the same time Written four years after the murder of his wife, Althusser goes on to reflect on the factors that led to him doing it, though he encourage readers to judge the re What makes you a great intellectual is not a dedicated, hard working life It also takes and perhaps should take a lot of personal misery This is the book that is a very honest account of these miseries Miseries and the struggle to make a life from them. One need not be an Althusserian or even a traditional Marxist to appreciate this terrifying, sad, and wonderful book I ve read it several times I cannot turn away from his story It s not pity His memoir is the essence of despair and guilt and simply masterful storytelling.


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