Accelerationism and Big Sex Object Mirrorfaces

Episode 12 · February 28th, 2019 · 1 hr 33 mins

About this Episode

Jake and Phil discuss several accelerationist manifestos along with the video American Reflexxx, by Alli Coates and Signe Pierce.

Works referenced:

Nick Land, A Quick and Dirty Introduction to Accelerationism

Joseph Lawrence, “A Fable”

Lewis Thomas, “On Societies as Organisms”

Alex Williams and Nick Srnicek, #accelerate Manifesto

William James, “The Will to Believe”

Ethan Kapstein, “Workers and the World Economy: Breaking the Post-War Bargain”

Jacob Siegel, “Fully Automated Culture War”

Adam Curtis, HyperNormalization

Friedrich Hayek, “The Use of Knowledge in Society”

The Economist, “Slowbalisation”

Karl Bunker, “They Have All One Breath” (this is the Clarkesworld story whose title Phil couldn’t recall)

Joseph Schumpeter, Capitalism, Socialism and Democracy

AltWoke Manifesto

Aria Dean, Notes on Blacceleration

Toure Reed, “Between Obama and Coates”

Jacob Siegel, “Send Anarchists, Guns, and Money”

Alli Coates and Signe Pierce, American Reflexxx

Helen Andrews, “Shame Storm”

Video Clips

Hail, Caesar!

Christina Aguilera, “Accelerate”

3D Printed Guns

Robert Pinsky reciting "Shirt"