Links to M4A audio recordings (downloads enabled): Week 1: What is postcapitalism? Monday 7 November 2016 Week 2: Countercultural bohemia as prefiguration Monday 14 November 2016 Week 3: From class consciousness to group consciousness Monday 21 November 2016 Week 4: Union power and soul power Monday 28 November 2016 Week 5: Libidinal Marxism Monday 5 December 2016
MA Contemporary Art Theory: Special Subject Department of Visual Cultures, Goldsmiths College, University of London Week 1: What is postcapitalism? Monday 7 November 2016 Nick Srnicek and Alex Williams, “Post-Work Imaginaries” inInventing the Future: Postcapitalism and a World Without Work, London and New York: Verso, 2015, pp107-127. (If you can also read and “Conclusion”, pp175-183) K. … More POSTCAPITALIST DESIRE: 2016-17 READING LIST
Listen to the interview HERE
Digital Bauhaus Summit 2016: Mark Fisher – Designer Communism. from Digital Bauhaus Summit on Vimeo.
ART, POETRY & IDEAS: CAPITALISM VS. POST-CAPITALISM all of this is temporary is an abstract night of interactive exhibitions and live performance that, through the eyes of politically and culturally charged underground artists, asks the question: is capitalism working? all of this is temporary poses the question of what it means to live in a … More ALL OF THIS IS TEMPORARY (video)
Jennifer M Silva’s Coming Up Short: Working-Class Adulthood in an Age of Uncertainty is a heartbreaking study of the corrosive effects of the neoliberal environment on intimacy. Silva’s book focuses on young people specifically – it is based on a hundred interviews she undertook with young working class men and women in two American cities … More NO ROMANCE WITHOUT FINANCE (Plan C)
A collage made by MF to introduce a talk by Andy Beckett on his new book, Promised You A Miracle: UK 80-82 The event took place in the Department of Visual Cultures, Goldsmiths Via Repeater Books
“King of Sorrow (Cottonbelly Remix)” – Sade “Too Much On My Mind” – The Kinks “Sittin’ Here” – Dizzee Rascal “I am Sold” – James Blake “Still Walking” – Throbbing Gristle “I Made My Excuses and Left” – Pet Shop Boys “Got To Get Away From Here” – New Age Steppers feat. Ari Up “Invoices … More LOOK WHAT FEAR’S DONE TO MY BODY (mix)