Jaden Adams is the Editor of "Conatus: a Transmedial Microessay Journal," the Co-Founder of The New Centre for Research & Practice, and the author of "Occupy Time: Technoculture, Immediacy & Resistance After Occupy Wall Street" (Palgrave Macmillan, 2014). Adams teaches in the Department of Political Science at Seattle Central College and is a former student of Giorgio Agamben.
What is a “state of emergency”? Etymologically, “state” derives from the Latin word “status”, which refers to a “matter of standing”, a condition. “Emergency”, from “emergere”, to “arise, bring to … Read More