Ivana Perica

Ivana Perica is Postdoctoral Researcher in the DFG Research Training Group ‘Globalization and Literature: Representations, Transformations, Interventions’ at the University of Munich, where she is pursuing a project on political literature around the fracture points of 1928 and 1968. She is the author of the book Die privat-öffentliche Achse des Politischen: Das Unvernehmen zwischen Hannah Arendt und Jacques Rancière  (Königshausen & Neumann, 2016). After the completion of her PhD at the University of Vienna, Perica taught at the University of Vienna and the University of Applied Arts Vienna. Her articles on the politics of literature have appeared in Maska, Neohelicon and Weimarer Beiträge. Perica is Assistant Editor at arcadia.

Philosophy World Democracy

It will not be a world democracy, since it must be the people themselves who create themselves and arrange themselves. Rather, we affirm a democratic essence of the world: peopled by all the living and by all the conversing, wholly configured by their existence and by their words.