Bluebells Saltwells And Mordor

“Halfway up Brierley Hill, he points to the quiet street-lit valley below. All empty industrial estates and small, coiled ribbons of housing. ‘When I was a kid, you’d come up this hill, and all of that’ – and he gestures to the valley in front of us – ‘was on fire. The foundries and the […]

2018 Kilgour Lecture by Cory Doctorow

Author, activist, and journalist Cory Doctorow delivered the 2018 OCLC/Frederick G. Kilgour Lecture on April 27 at 10 am in the CURRENT ArtSpace. In his talk, titled “The Internet, Peak Indifference, and the Point of No Return,” Doctorow argues that now is the time to permanently install freedom in the world’s new electronic nervous system. […]

Some real fresh shit

…what does it all mean? …watch out kid, watch yer’ back, keep it on point. Wobble, but come back to your center. Make it count, everything counts. All our days are numbered, and littered with the lettered. Let us play. rewind,  forward, future calling, humming your song, calling, singing, shouting you. Oi, listen, look, read, […]

A fake poem by an non entity called Acryllic Figa

A fake poem by an non entity called Acryllic Figa tsars like russian oligarchs like white supremacist cop tasers like bullydon boys in pork tie and blazars like a global air born disease Severe Global Airborn Rightwing Syndrome Fly: Selected Poetry by Steven Pratt Link: http://a.co/3of5XFj

MURDOCH MAJOR BROWN BUSH THATCHER

MURDOCH MAJOR BROWN BUSH THATCHER –On the Newscorp Hacking Scandal. Growing up with the weeds in the UK from 1976-2000, has helped shape my experience and observation concerning the relationships between the gov’t, media corporations and their effects upon culture, both my own local culture and–through the emergent technology of the internet– into other cultures. […]