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Recordings of a regular seminar on radical theory, culture and politics led by Jeremy Gilbert, Professor of Cultural and Political Theory at the University of East London.

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Recordings of a regular seminar on radical theory, culture and politics led by Jeremy Gilbert, Professor of Cultural and Political Theory at the University of East London.

    What is (or was) ‘Postmodernism’? – 3 hour version!

    What is (or was) ‘Postmodernism’? – 3 hour version!

    I volunteered to record a lecture on ‘Postmodernism’ after Tory minister Liz Truss denounced it this week. This is the long version. The short, 1-hour version immediately precedes this one in the feed, so feel free to skip back to that one instead ;). If you like this and want to show some appreciation, please […]

    • 3 hrs 11 min
    What is (or was) Postmodernism? – 1 hour version

    What is (or was) Postmodernism? – 1 hour version

    I volunteered to record a lecture on ‘Postmodernism’ after Tory minister Liz Truss denounced it this week. This is the long version. The long, 3-hour version follows next. I wouldn’t bother listening to this if you plan to listen to the long one. If you like this please throw a quid or two in the […]

    • 58 min
    The Aftermath of Defeat: a Conversation with Anna Minton and Richard Seymour

    The Aftermath of Defeat: a Conversation with Anna Minton and Richard Seymour

      In January 2019 we were planning a public event with Anna Minton and Richard Seymour, discussing the aftermath of the December 2019 general election and the then-ongoing Labour Party leadership election. We had to cancel the event because of a problem with the venue and instead recorded a conversation between Anna, Richard and Jeremy […]

    • 2 hrs
    The Costs of Connection

    The Costs of Connection

    The Costs of Connection: How Data is Colonising Human Life and Appropriating it for Capitalism with Nick Couldry and Ulises Mejias     Just about any social need is now met with an opportunity to “connect” through digital means. But this convenience is not free-it is purchased with vast amounts of personal data transferred through […]

    • 1 hr 39 min
    High Weirdness

    High Weirdness

        High Weirdness with Erik Davis, Debra Benita Shaw and Jeremy Gilbert Presented in Association with #ACFM – the Home of the Weird Left Since the 1990s, Erik Davis has been charting the multiple interfaces between consciousness-expansion, technological trickery, drug cultures and social change: in books such as Techgnosis: Myth, Magic and Mysticism in […]

    • 2 hrs 35 min
    Britain’s Nervous Breakdown: What is Actually Happening?

    Britain’s Nervous Breakdown: What is Actually Happening?

    With Will Davies, and Jeremy Gilbert    What on Earth is happening to British politics, culture and society? What is at the root of the present crisis of political representation and objective knowledge? Should we care about the crisis of liberal democracy? Is the internet a powerful new tool of democratic engagement, or is it just […]

    • 2 hrs 3 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
33 Ratings

33 Ratings

podenjoyer ,

More from Jem please!

The last two podcasts on postmodernism were great. I would welcome more in depth lectures on broad topics like this. Thanks for putting these out!

Rupert Merdock ,

Great public seminars

Thanks Jeremy! The episodes with Alex Williams and Erik Davis in particular are superb.

jnrknight ,

Superb

Jeremy Gilbert helmed tour de force

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