Jason Barker is professor of English at Kyung Hee University, South Korea. He is the editor with G. M. Goshgarian of Other Althussers (2015), a special issue of diacritics dedicated to Louis Althusser’s posthumous writings of the mid-1970s. As well as having published widely on philosophy, politics, literature and theory, he is a filmmaker, and the director of Films Noirs.
Althusser’s Philosophical Disorder
“Philosophy,” as Althusser writes, “is, in the last instance, class struggle in the field of theory.”...