Listen to me read, or read on yourself… There is a book that should be taught in every classroom, that you won’t find in any public library here bar one. I bought a copy of this book, but have been too afraid to read it. That’s not true. I could read it right now. […]
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A solid hour talking with Vinay Gupta [@leashless] about his work on the infrastructure and thinking to avoid mass deaths from the ongoing effects of climate chaos.
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A solid hour with Quinn Norton, talking about the unfolding slow apocalypse, and why – no matter how bad things get here on Earth – it’s much easier to terraform our home planet, than settle on Mars or Venus.
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This is a re-release of my deep reading of the film Pacific Rim– originally published on the now defunct website, Grinding.be, October 22nd, 2013. It looks at the pro-Borg aspects of the Jaeger and how they relate to posthuman sexuality. It examines some metaphorical aspects of the Kaiju – as stand-ins for the State and other forces terribly terraforming the Earth.
Read more "The Many Posthuman Aspects of Pacific Rim [Re-Released & Remastered from the Grinding.Be archives]"