By Elizabeth Grosz
Grosz develops her argument by means of juxtaposing the paintings of 3 significant figures in Western idea: Charles Darwin, Friedrich Nietzsche, and Henri Bergson. She finds that during theorizing time as an lively, confident phenomenon with its personal features and particular results, every one of those thinkers had a profound impression on modern understandings of the physique on the subject of time. She indicates how their allied ideas of existence, evolution, and turning into are occur within the paintings of Gilles Deleuze and Luce Irigaray. all through The Nick of Time, Grosz emphasizes the political and cultural central to essentially reconsider time: the extra basically we comprehend our temporal position as beings straddling the prior and the longer term with out the safety of a strong and abiding current, the extra transformation turns into conceivable.
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