The Image of Man | Specter of Earth

(a) Immanence or Earth? What way went vigor? Subsumed by vice. Struggle lost to paradise. - Elimination of a concept is only a reduction of literal spatiality insofar as no parvenu concepts are there fabricated in its place. Fabrication should not come to be confused here with falsity, such as an illusion (true presentation, false… Continue reading The Image of Man | Specter of Earth

Nihil Futurum (Part 3)

Edelman and Power both exhibit a desire to ignore time. Both want to craft a society wherein those who do not reproduce are treated in every measure equal to those that do and both want “queer” individuals (marginalized persons) to find a space of renewal and inclusion within (or outside of) a broader societal context.… Continue reading Nihil Futurum (Part 3)

Nihil Futurum (Part 2)

Another critical theorist with a keen interest in the work of Edelman and the (non?)future of the progressive-feminist project is the social theorist and senior lecturer at Roehampton University, Nina Power. Power's paper, Motherhood in France: Towards A Queer Maternity?1 Tackles the question of 'queer motherhood' that is, critical questioning of the validity and importance… Continue reading Nihil Futurum (Part 2)

Nihil Futurum (Part 1)

Nihil Futurum: Lee Eldeman, Nina Power, Sinthomosexuality & Cisheterorepronormative Futurism If the past were to vanish tomorrow, if every human being on the planet were to forget every single event which took place before their birth, it would assuredly be a tragedy. If the future were to vanish, if all prospects of present-extension were to… Continue reading Nihil Futurum (Part 1)

THE ORIGINS OF THE AMERICAN LITERARY TRADITION (PART 9)

After the mysterious voice's prediction is validated a new and rather bizarre character is introduced by the narrator, “I now come to the mention of a person with whose name the most turbulent sensations are connected. It is with a shuddering reluctance that I enter on the province of describing him. Now it is that… Continue reading THE ORIGINS OF THE AMERICAN LITERARY TRADITION (PART 9)

On The Prospects of Inverse Arcology [PDF]

Below is a free, downloadable PDF version of the paper, On The Prospects of Inverse Arcology. You can find more of our papers available as free PDFs on our 'archives' page. Inverse Arcology