Dec 10, 2013

In the desert there is nothing to do but examine whether or not your esoteric production is Capitalistically exploitative.

Merlin Carpenter gives a reductionist lecture pondering whether or not his work generates surplus value in the strict Marxist sense.  The lecture is a very explicit (straightforward) marxist analysis of a few of his projects in terms of near only surplus value, treating them nearly like philosophical illustrations.

His text "the tail that wags the dog":
in which he calls out everyone around him as incestious ivory tower.

MC interview with JK and ES
In which J.K. Kelsey proclaims at one point that he believes the revolution is coming.