Collapse Volume VII, 413–436


Ec[h]ology of the Désêtre


The following is a work of geo-philosophy beyond the bounds of Friedrich Nietzsche (its ‘founder’ according to Deleuze and Guattari) yet very much in the spirit of his Zarathustra: ‘true to the earth’ and its ‘terrible text’. What is terrible about the terrible text that is true to the earth is that, with and in it, there is no hors-texte—there is but one context to consider and to consume. With and in the context of planetary ecology, of a planet-wide ecosystem, everything is ecological—there is but one logos, one logic, one world: the geo-logical one…