Category Archives: Marxist Theory in Ughmerikah

Bob Dylan’s Critical Theory

Karl Helm is a critical theorist who adjuncts at Bard and lives in Radclyffe adjacent to Bob Dylan’s old house. Helm’s current project, Bob Dylan’s Marxian Critical Theory, forthcoming with Catskills Critical Theory Press, brings his two interests together, reading … Continue reading

Posted in Marxist Theory in Ughmerikah | Leave a comment

Principia Dialectica RIP.

There are moments that capture the zeitgeist. Events you will always associate with a certain place and time. Baby boomers remember where they were when JFK got shot, The Beatles broke up, or Lennon got shot. People of my generation … Continue reading

Posted in Marxist Theory in Ughmerikah, pervertedfetishism | 4 Comments

John L Anderson: Capital A Weapon of Mass Destruction.

John Louis Anderson 1945- John Louis Anderson is a former nuclear physicist and weapon designer who is currently doing research on what he terms the gravest threat to our national security: Capital as a Weapon of Mass Destruction. Anderson was … Continue reading

Posted in Marxist Theory in Ughmerikah, reification | Leave a comment

Capricorn Shiva, Abstract Labour and Revolutionary Wellness.

Capricorn Shiva is the author of several obscure Marxian pamphlets from the early 1970s. In them Shiva espouses a pronounced substantialist interpretation of abstract labour that he links to New Age conceptions of Wellness. Little is known is about Capricorn … Continue reading

Posted in Marxist Theory in Ughmerikah | 1 Comment

Marxist Theory in Ughmerikah.

Announcing a new series of posts inspired by Roberto Bolano’s Nazi Literature in the Americas and some flippant joke I made at yesterday’s Backhaus workshop. Bolano’s book is a compendium of humorous, inventive and brilliant entries of invented Nazi authors … Continue reading

Posted in Marxist Theory in Ughmerikah | Tagged | 8 Comments