Bringing context and critique to the cultural moment. Deep dives, reviews, and debate encouraged.
40681 Members
We'll be adding more communities soon!
© 2020 Relevant Protocols Inc.
Bringing context and critique to the cultural moment. Deep dives, reviews, and debate encouraged.
40681 Members
We'll be adding more communities soon!
© 2020 Relevant Protocols Inc.
Relevant
Hot
New
Spam
Relevant
Hot
New
Spam
0
598
0
598
"One of the leading proponents of this view is the writer and journalist Leigh Phillips, whose book Austerity Ecology helped set the terms of the debate seven years ago."
"One of the leading proponents of this view is the writer and journalist Leigh Phillips, whose book Austerity Ecology helped set the terms of the debate seven years ago."
0
615
0
615
"By the time Samuel Johnson came to write his “Lives of the Poets,” in 1779-81, tastes had changed. In a neoclassical era, ideas still had a place in poetry, but they were supposed to be familiar ones, dignified by harmonious verse—“What _...Read More_
"By the time Samuel Johnson came to write his “Lives of the Poets,” in 1779-81, tastes had changed. In a neoclassical era, ideas still had a place in poetry, but they were supposed to be familiar ones, dignified by harmonious verse—“What _...Read More_
0
152
0
152
“As the groundbreaking artist enters the canon, a new biographical comic situates her firmly in her own times.”
“As the groundbreaking artist enters the canon, a new biographical comic situates her firmly in her own times.”
0
16.6
0
16.6
In my previous article, I argued that societies advance through four emo­tional regi­mes: from fear, to guilt, to shame, to Sklavenmoral (which, if the patt­­ern holds, is only truly becoming dominant in the most advan­ced mod­ern _...Read More_
In my previous article, I argued that societies advance through four emo­tional regi­mes: from fear, to guilt, to shame, to Sklavenmoral (which, if the patt­­ern holds, is only truly becoming dominant in the most advan­ced mod­ern _...Read More_
0
28.4K
0
28.4K
"Sugar booger decor is sexy, black-lacquered, and here to shake us out of our COVID-era blues."
"Sugar booger decor is sexy, black-lacquered, and here to shake us out of our COVID-era blues."
0
2.4K
0
2.4K
>"Chaos Is Not A Ladder—But the Ladder Leads to Chaos. Yes, Human History Has Developed Through Discernable Stages —But That May _...Read More_
>"Chaos Is Not A Ladder—But the Ladder Leads to Chaos. Yes, Human History Has Developed Through Discernable Stages —But That May _...Read More_
0
11.1
0
11.1
"It’s been 100 years since the Bauhaus school of art and design opened in the German city of Weimar. Today it’s best remembered for its clean-line, modernist designs — but behind this banal reputation lies a political project that sought to _...Read More_
"It’s been 100 years since the Bauhaus school of art and design opened in the German city of Weimar. Today it’s best remembered for its clean-line, modernist designs — but behind this banal reputation lies a political project that sought to _...Read More_
0
27.2
0
27.2
Are we free? Are you, me and everyone else in the democratic West, the supposedly “free world”, as free as anyone is ever going to be? And how do we even measure how free a society is in the first place?
Are we free? Are you, me and everyone else in the democratic West, the supposedly “free world”, as free as anyone is ever going to be? And how do we even measure how free a society is in the first place?
0
874
0
874
"The most influential thinkers of the last half century are an obscure group of French philosophers — Jean-Francois Lyotard, Jacques Derrida, Michel Foucault, and possibly others like Jacques Lacan…"
"The most influential thinkers of the last half century are an obscure group of French philosophers — Jean-Francois Lyotard, Jacques Derrida, Michel Foucault, and possibly others like Jacques Lacan…"
0
27.8K
0
27.8K
>"Adored guru and reviled provocateur, he dropped out of sight. Now the irresistible ordeal of modern cultural celebrity has brought him back."
>"Adored guru and reviled provocateur, he dropped out of sight. Now the irresistible ordeal of modern cultural celebrity has brought him back."
0
40.6
0
40.6
0
4.5K
0
4.5K
0
247
0
247
The book is mostly technical, but strives to eschew the naive techno-optimistism or market fundamentalism of conventional smart city hype.
The book is mostly technical, but strives to eschew the naive techno-optimistism or market fundamentalism of conventional smart city hype.
0
2.3K
0
2.3K
"The following is work-in-progress and based on a few loose notes from Hanzi Freinacht’s work on his upcoming book ‘The 6 Hidden Patterns of History’. This is the third book in Hanzi’s metamodern guides series. It takes on a developmental _...Read More_
"The following is work-in-progress and based on a few loose notes from Hanzi Freinacht’s work on his upcoming book ‘The 6 Hidden Patterns of History’. This is the third book in Hanzi’s metamodern guides series. It takes on a developmental _...Read More_
0
3.8
0
3.8
>"From the rubble of war, Coventry rebuilt a town centre hailed as a radical urban vision. Yet, even as it _...Read More_
>"From the rubble of war, Coventry rebuilt a town centre hailed as a radical urban vision. Yet, even as it _...Read More_