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 […]

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Media-Gaze & the Incel ‘Other’: Part 1, Comments on a Growing Dissonance

There is often a turn of phrase that gets tossed around in internet jargon, a concept rather, perhaps as old as the widespread use of the internet itself. The phrase is a commentary on the life-cycle of memes, and often states that once a meme hits meat-space, or the world of IRL (“In Real Life”) […]

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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. […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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Unicorn Riot’s Yellow Journalism

Taking a break from regularly scheduled programming, going to be skipping over literature, art and philosophy and delving into some recent current events and a incredibly unsavory organization which I recently had the displeasure of stumbling across. The ostensibly independent “news” organization and 501(c)3 non-profit, Unicorn Riot, recently published a over 490,000 leaked private messages […]

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