The World with(out) Others, or How to Unlearn the Desire for the Other

@inproceedings{Thiele2012TheWW,
  title={The World with(out) Others, or How to Unlearn the Desire for the Other},
  author={K. Thiele},
  year={2012}
}
What are we to do with Gilles Deleuze’s most fascinating yet troubling text ‘Michel Tournier or the World without Others’ which can be found in the appendix of The Logic of Sense (1990) and which devotes itself to the reworking of the Crusoe-myth in Michel Tournier’s Friday from 1967? Does this text, as Peter Hallward once argued, ultimately show that ‘Deleuze works very literally toward a world without others; that he denies the philosophical reality of all relations — with and between others… Expand
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