Continental Philosophy Discord Server
We host philosophy reading groups
Join us if you are interested in discussing philosophy with others in a reading group format
We concentrate on Continental Philosophy
We have selected Continental Philosophy as our focus, but are interested in all sorts of Philosophy. There is a sister server for Analytic Philosophy see https://discord.gg/dJg4Ha7
Associated with Deleuze and Guattari Quarantine Collective
We started as a spinoff of the D&G QC (@dandgqc) which hosts all sorts of reading groups in popular Continental Philosophy subjects. See https://discord.gg/FSsNSFN7NU
Current Reading Groups
Hegel Phenomenology of Spirit
Schelling Ages of World
Heidegger Being and Time
Nietzsche Thus Spake Zarathustra
o Hegel Phenomenology of Spirit reading group on the Continental Philosophy server is at 10am PDT Tuesdays. If you had always wanted to read Phenomenology of Spirit by Hegel this may be your chance to read and discuss it with others. See #hegel.
o Category Theory Study Group on the Applied Category Theory discord server continues on Tuesdays at 2:30 pm PDT. We are reading Conceptual Mathematics by Lawvere.
o Nietzsche Thus Spake Zarathustra reading group is on Wednesdays at 1pm PDT for an hour on the Continental Philosophy server. This week we continue Part 3 of Thus Spake Zarathustra. See #nietzsche.
o Heidegger Being and Time reading group on the Continental Philosophy server is 10am PDT continuing this Thursdays reading Division 2. See #heidegger
o Schelling Ages of World reading group on Fridays at 9am PDT is ongoing reading Ages of the World. See #schelling
o Badiou Being and Event Volume 1 reading group is organizing and will have a organizational meeting on Wednesday 10am PDT 20211110 reading first chapter of Theory of the Subject. Continues after that same day and time Reading Being and Event if there is a quorum. We are hoping to have enough people come to that initial meeting sustain a reading group going forward. If you would like to discuss Badiou’s philosophy with others please come. We will also be treating his relation to Zizek and Deleuze within the context of our reading of his first major book. There are three books in this Being and Event series and we will read selections of them if the group is able to self-organize around the project of reading them. We will read samples from Badiou’s other writings as well. This group takes place on the Zizek, Badiou, Lacan (ZBL) discord server in the text channel #being-and-event, let us know of your interest in joining us there.
o Future: Considering Heidegger reading group on What is called Thinking at D&G QC heidegger group. See #heidegger there. If you are interested go there and let us know of your interest.
o Future: Considering Zizek reading group on Absolute Recoil at D&G QC server in the #slavoj-zizek group. If you are interested go there and let us know of your interest.
o Future: We are considering starting a reading group on the Continental Philosophy server for Merleau-Ponty reading Signs or Sense and Non-Sense to begin with. Please let us know if you wish to participate at #merleau-ponty text channel.
o Future: We would like to restart the Derrida reading group on the Continental Philosophy server. We did not manage to get through Of Grammatology because the text was too difficult. If you are interested in reading Derrida with others let us know in the #derrida text channel.
o Future: Philosophy of Category Theory reading group is organizing on the Applied Category Theory server. Please let us know if you wish to participate at #philosophy-of-CT text channel.
o Future: New Experimental Study Group on Continental Philosophy is forming. If you are doing active research in Continental Philosophy or are interested in the macro history of the tradition and the interactions between multiple thinkers within Continental Philosophy this might be for you. Please let us know if you wish to participate at #study-group-discussion text channel.