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Hermitix

Hermitix

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Hermitix
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Hermitix

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Hermitix is a podcast focusing on one-on-one interviews relating to fringe philosophy, obscure theory, weird lit, underappreciated thinkers and movements, and that which historically finds itself 'outside' the academic canon.The aim of the podcast is to allow autodidactic thinkers, amateur philosophers and the generally curious an insight into the work of thinkers who are often impenetrable to those outside of the academy.With the discussions at Hermitix aiming to be informal idea barrages which attempt to retain the excitement of 'the fringes' without falling into the structural 'niche' pitfalls of the academy.The range of speakers Hermitix intends to interview includes, but isn't limited to: PHd students, authors, philosophers, theorists and prominent bloggers.

Latest Episodes

The Work of Mark Fisher w/ Matt Colquhoun

Mark Fisher (11 July 1968 – 13 January 2017), also known as "k-punk", was a British writer, critic, cultural theorist, and teacher based in the Department of Visual Cultures at Goldsmiths, University of London. He initially achieved acclaim for his blogging as k-punk in the early 2000s, and was known for his writing on radical politics, music, and popular culture. (Wikipedia) Matt Colquhoun also known as Xenogoth is a writer, blogger and DJ. His writing can be found at xenogothic.com

87 MIN2018 SEP 30
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The Work of Mark Fisher w/ Matt Colquhoun

Bataille, Land, Fisher & Zombies with John Cussans

John Cussans currently works as the Associate Lecturer in the Department of Visual Cultures, Goldsmiths;. John does research in Politics, Literature and Film, Race, Ethnicity and Politics and History of Religion. His current project, The Skullcracker Suite, is a practice-led artistic research project investigating processes of cultural decolonization in British Columbia with a focus on resurgence of potlatch culture within the Kwakwaka'wakw community. (Researchgate) In 2017 John published Undead Uprising: Haiti, Horror and the Zombie Complex In this episode we discuss the work of Georges Bataille, Nick Land, Mark Fisher and philosophical theories surrounding capitalism, zombies and leftism.

102 MIN2018 OCT 7
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Bataille, Land, Fisher & Zombies with John Cussans

Accelerationism & Capital with Nick Land

Nick Land is an English philosopher, short-story horror writer, blogger, and "the father of accelerationism". His writing is credited with pioneering the genre known as "theory-fiction". A cofounder of the 1990s collective Cybernetic Culture Research Unit, his work has been tied to the development of accelerationism and speculative realism. (Wikipedia) He can be found on Twitter @outsideness In this episode we discuss accelerationism, capital, time, Kant and decimalism.

61 MIN2018 OCT 14
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Accelerationism & Capital with Nick Land

Applied Ballardianism with Simon Sellars

Simon Sellars is a writer and editor. He is the custodian of ballardian.com, and the co-editor of Extreme Metaphors: Interviews with J.G. Ballard 1967–2008. He has most recently published Applied Ballardianism: Memoir from a Parallel Universe In this episode we discuss the work of J.G. Ballard, Applied Ballardianism, theory, technology and writing.

54 MIN2018 OCT 21
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Applied Ballardianism with Simon Sellars

Neurosis and Society with Charlie Johns

Charlie Johns is the author of Neurosis and Assimilation, alongside being the editor of The Neurotic Turn. In this episode we talk about the history of neurosis in relation to capitalism and society.

79 MINFEB 7
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Neurosis and Society with Charlie Johns

The Philosophy of Julius Evola with DC Miller

DC Miller is a writer on the topics of art, politics and religion. We discuss the philosophy, life and work of Julius Evola.

49 MINFEB 10
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The Philosophy of Julius Evola with DC Miller

Primitivism and Time with John Zerzan

John Zerzan is an anarchist and primitivist ecophilosopher and author. His works criticize agricultural civilization as inherently oppressive, and advocate drawing upon the ways of life of hunter-gatherers as an inspiration for what a free society should look like. (Wikipedia)

39 MINFEB 17
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Primitivism and Time with John Zerzan

Collapse and Occultism with John Michael Greer

John Michael Greer is an American author who writes on the environment, various religions, and occult topics. He currently blogs at: www.ecosophia.net Note: A big thank you to H.E. for helping address audio issues.

62 MINFEB 24
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Collapse and Occultism with John Michael Greer

Dadaism with Krzysztof Fijalkowski

Krzysztof is Professor of Visual Culture at Norwich University of the Arts, teaching across both BA Fine Art and MA Fine Art. He has edited various texts on both Surrealism and Dadaism including: Surrealism: Key Concepts, The Surrealism Reader and The International Encylopedia of Surrealism.

62 MINJUN 23
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Dadaism with Krzysztof Fijalkowski

The Philosophy of Michel Serres with David Webb

Michel Serres was a French philosopher, theorist and writer. His works are notable for discussing subjects like death, angels and time. They are also noted for incorporating prose and multifaceted perspectives. Serres had a unique approach to translating his works from accounts rather than from authoritative singular translations. (Wikipedia) David Webb is a professor of philosophy at Staffordshire University, specializing in contemporary European philosophy, French epistemology and philosophy of science. He has published two books: Foucault’s Archaeology: Science and Transformation (Edinburgh University Press, 2012) and Heidegger, Ethics and the Practice of Ontology (Continuum Press, 2009).

85 MINJUN 30
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The Philosophy of Michel Serres with David Webb

Latest Episodes

The Work of Mark Fisher w/ Matt Colquhoun

Mark Fisher (11 July 1968 – 13 January 2017), also known as "k-punk", was a British writer, critic, cultural theorist, and teacher based in the Department of Visual Cultures at Goldsmiths, University of London. He initially achieved acclaim for his blogging as k-punk in the early 2000s, and was known for his writing on radical politics, music, and popular culture. (Wikipedia) Matt Colquhoun also known as Xenogoth is a writer, blogger and DJ. His writing can be found at xenogothic.com

87 MIN2018 SEP 30
Comments
The Work of Mark Fisher w/ Matt Colquhoun

Bataille, Land, Fisher & Zombies with John Cussans

John Cussans currently works as the Associate Lecturer in the Department of Visual Cultures, Goldsmiths;. John does research in Politics, Literature and Film, Race, Ethnicity and Politics and History of Religion. His current project, The Skullcracker Suite, is a practice-led artistic research project investigating processes of cultural decolonization in British Columbia with a focus on resurgence of potlatch culture within the Kwakwaka'wakw community. (Researchgate) In 2017 John published Undead Uprising: Haiti, Horror and the Zombie Complex In this episode we discuss the work of Georges Bataille, Nick Land, Mark Fisher and philosophical theories surrounding capitalism, zombies and leftism.

102 MIN2018 OCT 7
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Bataille, Land, Fisher & Zombies with John Cussans

Accelerationism & Capital with Nick Land

Nick Land is an English philosopher, short-story horror writer, blogger, and "the father of accelerationism". His writing is credited with pioneering the genre known as "theory-fiction". A cofounder of the 1990s collective Cybernetic Culture Research Unit, his work has been tied to the development of accelerationism and speculative realism. (Wikipedia) He can be found on Twitter @outsideness In this episode we discuss accelerationism, capital, time, Kant and decimalism.

61 MIN2018 OCT 14
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Accelerationism & Capital with Nick Land

Applied Ballardianism with Simon Sellars

Simon Sellars is a writer and editor. He is the custodian of ballardian.com, and the co-editor of Extreme Metaphors: Interviews with J.G. Ballard 1967–2008. He has most recently published Applied Ballardianism: Memoir from a Parallel Universe In this episode we discuss the work of J.G. Ballard, Applied Ballardianism, theory, technology and writing.

54 MIN2018 OCT 21
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Applied Ballardianism with Simon Sellars

Neurosis and Society with Charlie Johns

Charlie Johns is the author of Neurosis and Assimilation, alongside being the editor of The Neurotic Turn. In this episode we talk about the history of neurosis in relation to capitalism and society.

79 MINFEB 7
Comments
Neurosis and Society with Charlie Johns

The Philosophy of Julius Evola with DC Miller

DC Miller is a writer on the topics of art, politics and religion. We discuss the philosophy, life and work of Julius Evola.

49 MINFEB 10
Comments
The Philosophy of Julius Evola with DC Miller

Primitivism and Time with John Zerzan

John Zerzan is an anarchist and primitivist ecophilosopher and author. His works criticize agricultural civilization as inherently oppressive, and advocate drawing upon the ways of life of hunter-gatherers as an inspiration for what a free society should look like. (Wikipedia)

39 MINFEB 17
Comments
Primitivism and Time with John Zerzan

Collapse and Occultism with John Michael Greer

John Michael Greer is an American author who writes on the environment, various religions, and occult topics. He currently blogs at: www.ecosophia.net Note: A big thank you to H.E. for helping address audio issues.

62 MINFEB 24
Comments
Collapse and Occultism with John Michael Greer

Dadaism with Krzysztof Fijalkowski

Krzysztof is Professor of Visual Culture at Norwich University of the Arts, teaching across both BA Fine Art and MA Fine Art. He has edited various texts on both Surrealism and Dadaism including: Surrealism: Key Concepts, The Surrealism Reader and The International Encylopedia of Surrealism.

62 MINJUN 23
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Dadaism with Krzysztof Fijalkowski

The Philosophy of Michel Serres with David Webb

Michel Serres was a French philosopher, theorist and writer. His works are notable for discussing subjects like death, angels and time. They are also noted for incorporating prose and multifaceted perspectives. Serres had a unique approach to translating his works from accounts rather than from authoritative singular translations. (Wikipedia) David Webb is a professor of philosophy at Staffordshire University, specializing in contemporary European philosophy, French epistemology and philosophy of science. He has published two books: Foucault’s Archaeology: Science and Transformation (Edinburgh University Press, 2012) and Heidegger, Ethics and the Practice of Ontology (Continuum Press, 2009).

85 MINJUN 30
Comments
The Philosophy of Michel Serres with David Webb