Nick Land

Nick Land
Nick Land
Full name Nick Land
Born 17 January 1962 (1962-01-17) (age 49)
Era Contemporary philosophy
Region British philosophy
School Continental philosophy
Main interests Nihilism, Cybernetics, Mathematics, Ontology
Notable ideas Hyperstition, libidinal materialism

Nick Land (born in 1962) was a lecturer in Continental Philosophy from 1987 to 1999 at the University of Warwick, UK. He was the faculty co-founder, along with Sadie Plant, of the Cybernetic Culture Research Unit (CCRU) at Warwick. He is the author of The Thirst for Annihilation: Georges Bataille and Virulent Nihilism and Fanged Noumena: Collected Writings 1987-2007, along with various articles on cybernetic culture.



Original works

  • The Thirst For Annihilation: Georges Bataille and Virulent Nihilism (London and New York: Routledge, 1992)
  • Fanged Noumena: Collected Writings 1987-2007 with an introduction by Ray Brassier and Robin Mackay (Falmouth, UK: Urbanomic, 2011)

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