Simon Critchley

Simon Critchley is Hans Jonas Professor at the New School for Social Research in New York. He also teaches at Tilburg University and the European Graduate School. His last book was The Mattering of Matter. Documents from the Archive of the International Necronautical Society (with Tom McCarthy, Sternberg, Berlin, 2012) and his next book is Stay, Illusion! The Hamlet Doctrine (Pantheon, New York, 2013).


ARTICLES FEATURING SIMON

A Static Form of Remembrance

Simon Critchley’s first novel is a postmodern, virulently metafictional blend of essay, autobiography, apocalyptic revelation, and historical examination....


The Nietzsche Doctrine

DURING A LONG, misogynistic, masochistic tirade early in his eponymous play, Hamlet accuses himself of being a coward who “Must, like ...


The Secularist’s Dogma: Simon Critchley’s “The Faith of the Faithless”


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