mute column

Is Black History in Hackney?

By Benedict Seymour 7 October 2010

Hackney Council in the East End of London plan to drop CLR James's name from a public library in fashionable Dalston. As the UK regime of austerity de...

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occultural studies column

Occultural Studies 1.0: Black Metal

By Eugene Thacker 24 August 2010

Increasingly DIY and nihilistic, it's not surprising that contemporary philosophy is drawn to the untilled fields of undead subculture. Recent book, H...

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mute column

Welcome to the Big Society!

By Benedict Seymour 24 July 2010

The first in an irregular series of Mute columns kicks off with some reflections on a very special week for the UK and its 'plabour' pool Hello and w...

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mute column

Welcome to the Big Society!

By Ben 24 July 2010

The first in an irregular series of Mute columns kicks off with some reflections on a very special week for the UK and its 'plabour' pool Hello and w...

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columns

Abstract Human Labour Found in Food - Shock!

By Benedict Seymour 16 February 2013

A Gallerte* of undifferentiated human labour has been found in ALL food. Traces of it have also been found in ALL other commodities! Could it be tha...

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fifth column

Notes on Normcore

By Benedict Seymour 29 May 2014

Written in a (normcore-appropriate) low fever, reading these notes over they seem mad enough to make some sense. A response to the great Tom Fran...

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