Peter Eramian

Shoppinghour issue 08: Critique of Science

Founded in 2008, Shoppinghour Magazine is a London-based publication that has as its aim the reconstruction of a culture mired in the nihilist vestiges of postmodernity. Through an empowerment of the interdisciplinary potentialities between various forms of contemporary arts expression and theory, the ambition is to help resuscitate the spirit of a society in dire…

SHOPPINGHOUR ISSUE 07 RIGHTS: OUT NOW A magazine bringing art, philosophy, poetry and critical theory together in exposing the nuances of contemporary life and culture. 80 pages in full colour uncoated paper! Essays on Human Rights by Professor Costas Douzinas, Birkbeck Institute for the Humanities, and Professor Mark Fisher, Goldsmiths; an article on Animal Rights by Ian Smith, research associate at…

Introducing: Brutal Police Blog

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University for Strategic Optimism

Inaugural lecture, 24/11/2010

“Welcome to the University for Strategic Optimism, a university based on the principal of free and open education, a return of politics to the public, and the politicisation of public space. As our university buildings are being boarded up we inhabit the bank as public space. Not just a public space but the proper and poignant place for the introductory lecture to our course entitled ‘Higher Education, Neo-Liberalism and the State’. We will take up only five minutes of your time for our inaugural lecture but will reconvene in different locations on the dates to be found on the syllabus that should be circulating. Please do check the website for further information and for details about assessment.

A Poem | The Flag Up High, Horst Wessel feat. Miley Cyrus

So I put my hands up The flag high! The ranks tightly closed! SA march with bold, firm steps. They’re playing my song, Comrades shot by the Red Front and reactionaries March in spirit in our ranks. And the butterflies fly away Clear the streets for the brown battalions, Clear the streets for the stormtroopers!…