L FELIPE ALARCÓN is adjunct instructor at the Instituto de Humanidades at Universidad Diego Portales, Santiago de Chile. He studied public administration at the Universidad de Chile and holds an MA in contemporary thought from Universidad Diego Portales. He has translated Maurice Blanchot, Jean-Luc Nancy, Jean-Christophe Bailly, and other French thinkers into Spanish.
MATTHEW H. ANDERSON studied comparative literature at the University at Buffalo. His translations have appeared in theory@buffalo and Research in Phenomenology. His translation of Blanqui’s “Eternity According to the Stars” appeared in CR: The New Centennial Review in 2009. He lives in Vancouver, British Columbia.
DONALD CROSS is a doctoral candidate and Presidential Fellow in the Department of Comparative Literature at the University at Buffalo. His dissertation centers on a dialogue concerning the question of style in the works of Jean-Paul Sartre, Martin Heidegger, Gilles Deleuze, and Jacques Derrida. [End Page 249]
JUAN MANUEL GARRIDO is Professor of Philosophy at the Universidad Alberto Hurtado in Santiago, Chile. Formerly, he was Associate Professor of Philosophy and Director of the Instituto de Humanidades at Universidad Diego Portales, also in Santiago. He is the author of On Time, Being, and Hunger: Challenging the Traditional Way of Thinking Life (Fordham University Press, 2012) and La formation des forms (Galilée, 2008), among other books.
RODOLPHE GASCHÉ is Eugenio Donato and SUNY Distinguished Professor of Comparative Literature at the University at Buffalo. He is the author of more than a dozen books and more than 100 articles. Among his books are seminal works on Derrida (The Tain of the Mirror, Harvard University Press, 1986), Paul de Man (The Wild Card of Reading, Harvard University Press, 1998), Kant (The Idea of Form, Stanford University Press, 2003), and Europe (Europe, or the Infinite Task, Stanford University Press. 2008).
PETER GRATTON is Associate Professor of Philosophy at the Memorial University of Newfoundland. He has published numerous articles in political, Continental, and intercultural philosophy and is the author of The State of Sovereignty: Lessons from the Political Fictions of Modernity (SUNY Press, 2012) and Speculative Realism: Problems and Prospects (Bloomsbury, 2014). He is currently at work on The New Derrida, with Rick Elmore (Bloomsbury, forthcoming).
FRANCIS GUIBAL is Emeritus Professor at the University Marc-Bloch in Strasbourg. He is the author of several studies on Hegel, Heidegger, Lévinas, G. Morel, Derrida, Lyotard, and E. Weil. Among his most recent publications are Emmanuel Levinas: Le sens de la transcendance, autrement (PUF, 2009) and À-Dieu: de la philosophie à la théologie? (Cerf, 2013).
MARÍA VICTORIA LONDOÑO-BECERRA holds bachelor’s and master’s degrees in political science from the Universidad de los Andes in Bogotá, Colombia. She is a candidate for the master’s degree in contemporary thought and political philosophy at the Universidad Diego Portales in Santiago, Chile. [End Page 250]
ANDREA POTESTÀ is Professor of Philosophy at the Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile in Santiago, Chile. He received a PhD in philosophy from the University of Parma (Italy) and from the University of Strasbourg (France). He has taught at the University of Strasbourg (France), University of Metz (France), University of Minas Gerais (Brazil), and University of Chile (Chile). He is the author of a book in Italian on Kant (La “Pragmatica” di Kant, Franco Angeli, 2004), a book in French on Plato (Voyages à Syracuse, Phocide/Portique, 2009), a book in Spanish on Husserl, Heidegger, and Derrida (El origen del sentido, Metales Pesados, 2013), and several articles on Heidegger and Derrida.
ROBERTO SALDÍAS earned a PhD in philosophy from the Centre Sèvres (Paris) and is Professor of Modern Philosophy, Political Philosophy, and Philosophy of Art at the University Alberto Hurtado (Santiago, Chili). His publications include “Philosophy and Violence: From the Absolute to Action in Eric Weil’s Philosophy of Logic” (Ideas y Valores, 2013) and “Personality Is God: The Reprise of God Category by the Category of Personality” (Cultura, 2013).
MAURO SENATORE is a CONICYT postdoctoral fellow at the Instituto de Humanidades at the Universidad Diego Portales, Santiago (Chile). He is the editor of the volume Performatives after Deconstruction (2013) and, with Francesco Vitale, of the translation into Italian of Rodolphe Gasché’s The...