Writings 1997–2003 ~ CCRU

From before the beginning (which was also, according to them, already the end), the adepts of the Architectonic Order of the Eschaton have worked tirelessly to secure the past, present, and future against the incursions of Neolemurian time-sorcery, eliminating all polytemporal activity, stitching up the future, sealing every breach and covering every track. According to…

Lemuria: The Hidden History of Mankind’s Motherland

Lemuria entered the lexicon of the Occult through the works of Helena Blavatsky, who claimed to have been shown an ancient, pre-Atlantean The Book of Dzyan: The Known Text, The Secret Doctrine by the Mahatmas. Lemuria is mentioned in an 1882 Mahatma letter to A.P. Sinnett. In 1894, Frederick Spencer Oliver published A Dweller on…

OSCE report on the rather fraudulent Constitutional Referendum in Turkey

Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) has announced its preliminary findings and conclusions as to the referendum on the Constitutional Amendment Package held on Sunday (April 16) in Turkey. Some highlights from the OSCE report on the rather fraudulent Constitutional Referendum in Turkey are as follows…   Unsealed envelopes and ballot papers  …

Altering the Supposedly Predestined Future

Originally posted on Senselogi©:
The tradition of all dead generations weighs like a nightmare on the brains of the living. ~ Karl Marx We live on the cusp of things, an age when the human Anthroposcene is giving way to the inhuman. Nature no longer exists. We’re all artificial now. The engine of inhumanism is…

Against the “Slow Cancellation of the Future”: RIP Mark Fisher

We were saddened to hear yesterday’s news of Mark Fisher’s unexpected death. Our thoughts are with his family and friends.  Fisher’s work on the notion of “capitalist realism” and interventions to the political imaginary of neoliberalism were critical to our intellectual formation as a collective. [1] What was integral to Fisher’s critique of the false…

Interview with Mark Fisher (Capitalist Realism)

Originally posted on Senselogi©:
Mark Fisher has been writing an acclaimed blog as k-punk for some years now. Focussing on culture, especially music and literature, and politics. His writing also appears in the New Statesman, Frieze, The Wire, Sight and Sound and FACT. A founder member of the Cybernetic Culture Research Unit, he now teaches…

Jameson on Badiou: Ships Passing in the Night

Originally posted on Daniel Tutt:
The American Marxist literary theorist Fredric Jameson’s latest article in the New Left Review, “Badiou and the French Tradition” (full PDF here) ends by noting the most important omissions Badiou makes throughout his oeuvre. I find Jameson’s reading of Badiou highly contradictory and sloppy at times. Jameson gives us a…

Thomas Ligotti: Dark Phenomenology and Abstract Horror

Originally posted on Techno Occulture:
Of course, mystery actually requires a measure of the concrete if it is to be perceived at all; otherwise it is only a void, the void. The thinnest mixture of this mortar, I suppose, is contained in that most basic source of mystery—darkness. -Thomas Ligotti Dark Phenonmenology and the Daemonic Thomas…