Timothy Morton

This philosopher and prolific writer created the concept of Dark Ecology and is part of the OOO group of thinkers (Object-Oriented Ontology).

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Timothy Morton (London, 1968) is Rita Shea Guffey Chair in English at Rice University. He gave the 2014 Wellek Library Lecture series hosted by the Critical Theory Institute at the University of California-Irvine and has collaborated with Björk, Haim Steinbach and Olafur Eliasson.

He is the author of Dark Ecology: For a Logic of Future Coexistence (Columbia, 2016), Nothing: Three Inquiries in Buddhism (Chicago, 2015), Hyperobjects: Philosophy and Ecology after the End of the World (Minnesota, 2013), Realist Magic: Objects, Ontology, Causality (Open Humanities, 2013), The Ecological Thought (Harvard, 2010), Ecology without Nature (Harvard, 2007), and eight other books and 160 essays on philosophy, ecology, literature, music, art, architecture, design, and food.

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