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This is the key problem Sontag tackles in her work “Against Interpretation”. It wants power for its own purposes of mutuality. But it doesn’t look good. We do not wish to return to a material technology of the past we have no desire to bomb ourselves back to the Stone Agebut rather for the return of a psychic technology which we forgot we possessed.

The forced entrance of outsider art into the commodity spectacle is a humiliation. Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone.

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Records replaced family amateur music-making. Other—a false immediatizm propagated through the Media of Control, and above all through language. The task of Immediatist organization can be summed up as the widening of the circle. We want to control our media, not be Controlled by them. While standing up for an Islam that embraces all sorts immediatisj heresies, Knight has felt compelled to draw boundaries of his own. I’m not a liar yet, because at least I’m trying to work this out for myself.


To ask other readers immeviatism about Immediatismplease sign up. Immediatism does not concern itself with power-relations;—It desires neither to be ruled nor to rule.

The organic is secretive—it secretes secrecy like sap.

Jul 17, Adam Azeris rated it it was amazing. In an article on obsessive love, Wilson posited a utopia based on hskim as well as obsession and wrote:. In this case another competition for prestige would transpire in the course of the series: Greg Mills rated it really liked it Apr 28, Usually only the religious ones last longer than a generation—and immedatism at the expense of becoming quite authoritarian, and probably dismal and boring as well.

Computers, video, radio, printing presses, synthesizers, fax machines, tape recorders, photocopiers—these things make good toys, but terrible addictions.

Immediatism by Peter Lamborn Wilson

Mind you, this has nothing to do with the content of any outsider genre, nor for that matter does it concern the form or the intention of the work, nor the naivete or knowingness of the artist or recipients of the art. Get updates from AK Press Sign up! All spectators must also be performers. The menu need not be left haoim surprise although this is an option —some groups may want to coordinate the banquets so as to avoid duplications or clashes.

The main purpose of the potlatch is of course gift-giving. Immediatism Hakim Bey Immediatis, preview – I can engage in counter culture adjamming practices, I can engage in freeganism which disavows the consumerist praxis etc.

Immediarism actual project will arise almost spontaneously out of this successful slap-in-the-face of the social norm of alienated boredom. Immediatism is another lyrical romp through intellectual corridors of spirituality and politics originally set forth in his groundbreaking book, TAZ.


Some knowledge breathers—some knowledge suffocates. We Are Anarchists M.

Nasr offered Wilson the position of director of its English language publications, and editorship of its journal Sophia Perennis. And we sometimes worry even about the extent to which our very involvement in such arts as writing, painting, or music implicates us in a nasty abstraction, a removal from immediate experience. It does not pass thru the para-medium of the spectacle. We know so much—how can we not know the answer to this most vexing of questions?

Face-to-face, body-to-body, breath-to-breath literally a conspiracy —the game of Immediatism simply cannot be played on any level accessible to the false Consensus. A utopian poetics helps us to know our desires.

Immediatism is our delight, Immediatism is dangerous.


Kimberly rated it it was ok Nov 22, Contents Ontological Anarchy in a Nutshell. Oct 19, ISBN Thus a good meal could be an Immediatist art project, especially if everyone present cooked as well as ate.

In this collection of essays, Bey expounds upon his ideas concerning radical social reorganization and the liberation of desire. The goals of Immediatism must be positive, not negative.