, Volume 22, Issue 1, pp 28–37 | Cite as

I Eat an Apple. On Theorizing Subjectivities

  • Annemarie MolEmail author
Original Article


In this contribution to the first issue of the journal Subjectivity, I propose that we draw upon exemplary situations to do with eating as we engage in philosophy. That we play with our food, that is, explore the possibilities of models to do with growing, cooking, tasting and digesting. And that, finally, we move metabolic metaphors from one site/sentence to another. Many things would change if we were to engage in such experiments. Subjectivity among them.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.University of TwenteEnschedeThe Netherlands

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