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Some Thoughts on Mark Fisher and João Gilberto Noll

Last week, Necessary Fiction published my review of Atlantic Hotel by João Gilberto Noll, a novel that I recommend. The review can be read here… 508 more words

Books

Take your Soma! (Episode 4 - Mental Health)

In this one the guys get all serious and talk about mental health issues, both at the personal and social level. They cover the ways that mental health is viewed in America, how it is both romanticized and stigmatized, and possible solutions to the larger mental health crisis. 45 more words

Anxiety

RDM02 Presentation Feb 2017

SLIDES

Notes from presentation given as an update of my research project:

  1. Research Question: Museums as Spaces of Dissent: What is at Stake for Political Objects and Aesthetics in Post-2010 Exhibitions Such as Disobedient Objects?
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Protest

currency trading, IDpol, exiting the vampire castle.

Super weird world.

Today my friend Luka explained currency trading to me.

I didn’t get it.

‘but what are you buying and selling? What actually… 1,080 more words

Capitalism

Retrotopia

This appeared in The Irish Times on 13 May 2017:

A Heavyweight’s Flawed but Important Last Work

Zygmunt Bauman, who died in January at the age of 91, was one of the last intellectual heavyweights of the 20th century. 891 more words

Andrew Gallix

Capitalist Retro-Utopias

The limitations of the contemporary political imaginary have been put on full display in this most recent electoral cycle, with the left failing to conceptualize alternatives beyond the hegemony of capitalist relations. 804 more words