Being-Somebody or Something?

Identity in the era of communicative capitalism

Tom Sebacher
deterritorialization
6 min readDec 4, 2023

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The call to be-something

“The personal is political.” Words uttered in darkness. Our being is in the world, and we cannot be without or outside of it. We are being-in-the-world, but all the while we are alienated from it. Yet the most fundamental contradiction of postmodern philosophy is the…

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Tom Sebacher
deterritorialization

Genderfluid BA in Philosophy, BS in History, masters student at Southeast Missouri State. I write about philosophy, history, and politics.