Monthly Archives: November 2019
Edward Bellamy, 19th c. progressive, travels forward to criticize the present. Robert Zemeckis, 20th c. conservative, travels backwards to save the present.
The only way “beyond” capitalism, racism, and patriarchy is through strategy, experiment, and planning.
Every day you move into the future, all the while fantasizing that time travel is not yet possible.
Among the tell-tale signs are unnecessary questions, ambiguous answers, leisurely pacing, and “good taste.”
He dragged himself out of bed to get back in bed.
This series is deeply conservative in that only nightmares, and never dreams, can transform reality.
Capitalism also automates, prices, and throws people out of work—murderous gestures, by its own standards.
No. That is what selves and societies do daily.