The only podcast about political economy and anime.
714: Monster (2004)
Tura rejoins the podcast with his partner Evie to talk about Naoki Urasawa's manga and anime series Monster.
713: Finish One Book, Start a Dozen More (SLAS Conclusion)
SLAS series conclusion.
Here's the grand transcribed list of reading recommendations:
Against the Grain (Scott's more recent book)
Discipline & Punish by Michel Foucault
Towards a Political Philosophy of Race by Falguni Sheth
Gilles Deleuze: An Introduction by Todd May
Capital as Power by Nitzan & Bichler
Myth of the Machine by Lewis Mumford
Society of the Spectacle by Guy Debord
Restoration Agriculture by Mark Shepard
A Sand County Almanac by Aldo Leopold
Caliban and the Witch by Silvia Federici
Anarchy, An Anarchist Program, and The Method of Freedom by Errico Malatesta
Anarchy Works by Peter Gelderloos
Making Sense of Anarchism by Davide Turcato
Post-Civ: A Brief Philosophical & Political Introduction to the Concept of Post-Civilization, by Strangers in a Tangled Wilderness
Desert by anonymous
Pedagogy of the Oppressed by Paolo Freire
The show notes are also just regular ass notes! There's 80 pages of notes on this book, including some stuff that wasn't covered in the show.
712: The Old Bear Hunter
Ryan, Abdul (The Off Court Pod) and una (Goth Angel Sinners) get together to watch and discuss a very obscure Japanese movie about an aging matagi hunter, his family, and his encounters with a man-eating bear.
I've made the movie available for download via my google drive, we'll see how long it lasts. If the link stops working, you can DM me or get it for cheap at Samurai Video.
711: Yellow Dent Grey Goo (SLAS Ch. 8)
Ryan and Christopher (@itmechr3) talk Chapter 8 of Seeing Like a State
This is part 7 of a series. If you haven't listened to the previous 6 episodes I recommend listening to them first!
710: Apparently Tanzanians Need Water?? (SLAS Ch. 7)
Ryan and yungneocon discuss this weird aspect of Tanzanian food culture.
This is part 6 of a series. If you haven't listened to the previous 5 episodes I recommend listening to them first!
709: Golden Kamuy, pt. 1
Kris and una come on the pod to talk about the anime about eating brains, skinning human corpses, and looking at hot men, as well as the various ethnic minorities of Japan that the series talks about
My brain was not working well enough to remember to ask for plugs, so
Check out Kris's fantasy novel series Dream of the White Stag and una's website anarchy.website
Episode produced by Casino Socks
The Conquest of Ainu Lands: Ecology and Culture in Japanese Expansion,1590-1800. Walker, Brett, 2001.
Race, resistance and the Ainu of Japan. Siddle, Richard, 2014. Sheffield Centre for Japanese.
Beyond Ainu Studies: Changing Academic and Public Perspectives. Hudson, Mark; Lewallen, Ann-elise; Watson, Mark; 2016. University of Hawai’i Press.