Michael Marder

Michael Marder is Ikerbasque Research Professor of Philosophy at the University of the Basque Country, Vitoria-Gasteiz.  He works in the fields of  phenomenology, political philosophy, and environmental thought. An author of ten books, including Plant-Thinking (2013), Pyropolitics (2015), Dust (2016), and, with Luce Irigaray, Through Vegetal Being (2016), he is currently elaborating a philosophical approach to the question of energy, inspired by vegetal thought. His website is www.michaelmarder.org.


Interview with Michael Marder

Michael Marder talks about this recent books The Philosopher's Plant and Pyropolitics with LARB's philosophy editor Arne De Boever....

Deconstructing Zionism: A Critique

DECONSTRUCTING ZIONISM: A Critique of Political Metaphysics, a new collection of essays by Gianni Vattimo and Michael Marder, is both timely ...

The Noble Cabbage: Michael Marder’s “Plant-Thinking”

In Plant-Thinking, Michael Marder wants to forge a philosophical encounter with vegetal life, all the while respecting the alien ontology of floral ways of being. Contributor tagline: Dominic Pettman is Chair of the Culture and Media program at Eugene Lang College, and Professor of Liberal Studies at the New School for Social Research....

The Noble Cabbage: Michael Marder’s “Plant-Thinking”

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