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Reseña: “El espacio es el (no)lugar”
Por Kevin Carson. Artículo original: Review: “Space is the (non)place”, del 28 de junio de 2018. Traducido al español por Vince Cerberus. Stephen Shukaitis. “El espacio es el (no) lugar: marcianos, marxistas y el espacio exterior de la imaginación radical” Sociological Review 57 Suppl (2009). En este artículo, Shukaitis examina “el papel particular que juegan el espacio exterior y…
Earthseed for Anarchists
Science fiction has always been an important playground of radical politics for anarchists, libertarians, and socialists alike. My personal favorite is Octavia Butler’s Parable of the Sower and Parable of the Talents (the two completed novels of her Earthseed series), which tell the story of a United States of the 2030s in the midst of…
Review: “Space is the (non)place”
Stevphen Shukaitis. “Space is the (non)place: Martians, Marxists, and the outer space of the radical imagination” Sociological Review 57 Suppl (2009). In this article, Shukaitis surveys “the particular role outer space and extraterrestrial voyage play within the radical imagination.” In particular, he sees speculative fiction about life and travel in outer space as a form…
One Cheer For SpaceX
At a time when government space programs like NASA’s seem to be in permanent retrenchment — shifting to a strategy focused on uncrewed probes, fighting to maintain an “International Space Station” that looks like a joke compared to Golden Age science fiction visions of giant cartwheel stations in orbit — a lot of people see…
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