Kamran Baradaran

Kamran Baradaran is an author, critic, musician, translator and journalist. He has translated works of philosophers including Jean Baudrillard, Antonio Gramsci, Paul Virilio and Slavoj Žižek into Persian. In the field of literature, he has translated works of Giles Cooper, Hector Munro, and Luigi Pirandello. Baradaran has also published a book on Écriture féminine Feminine Writing; Improvisation in the Mist. He works as a senior journalist specialising in international politics and his articles have appeared in Iran and around the world. His interviews with figures such as Divya Dwivedi, Simon Hajdini, Agon Hamza, Adrian Johnston, Shaj Mohan, Robert Pfaller, Alan Shandro, Guy Standing, and Slavoj Žižek have appeared in international academic journals.

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.