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Yuk Hui

teaches at the City University of Hong Kong; his latest book is Recursivity and Contingency (2019).

The Mystical

Is this something that cannot be put into words, a state of affairs (Sachverhalt), a term that is closely associated with 19th century Austrian philosophy from Bolzano to Meinong? If it were an atomic fact or a more complex situation (Sachlage), then we could still describe it, therefore, within the discursive function of language.

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The Brooklyn Rail

OCT 2020

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