The Regrettable Century

Marxism Against the Tide of Modernity: Uniting the Promethean and Romantic (PART I) With Donald Parkinson

March 29, 2020 Chris, Jason, and Donald Season 2 Episode 10
The Regrettable Century
Marxism Against the Tide of Modernity: Uniting the Promethean and Romantic (PART I) With Donald Parkinson
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The Regrettable Century
Marxism Against the Tide of Modernity: Uniting the Promethean and Romantic (PART I) With Donald Parkinson
Mar 29, 2020 Season 2 Episode 10
Chris, Jason, and Donald

The birth pangs of the bourgeois epoch included a multi faceted opposition in the form of romanticism. This reaction lauded humanity's lost connection to the natural world, to spirituality, and to a forgotten sense of communal life. While it is easy to point out the romantic strain in rightist political ideologies, we often overlook the one that has existed in Marxism since the beginning.


Löwy, Michael, and Robert Sayre. Romanticism against the tide of modernity. Durham: Duke University Press, 2001.

The Word, the Devil, and the Flesh- JD Bernal
https://www.marxists.org/archive/bernal/works/1920s/soul/

Music: ROME- The Accidents of Gesture

Cosmonaut Magazine
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https://www.stitcher.com/podcast/patricks-podcast





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Show Notes

The birth pangs of the bourgeois epoch included a multi faceted opposition in the form of romanticism. This reaction lauded humanity's lost connection to the natural world, to spirituality, and to a forgotten sense of communal life. While it is easy to point out the romantic strain in rightist political ideologies, we often overlook the one that has existed in Marxism since the beginning.


Löwy, Michael, and Robert Sayre. Romanticism against the tide of modernity. Durham: Duke University Press, 2001.

The Word, the Devil, and the Flesh- JD Bernal
https://www.marxists.org/archive/bernal/works/1920s/soul/

Music: ROME- The Accidents of Gesture

Cosmonaut Magazine
https://cosmonaut.blog/

Cosmopod Podcast
https://cosmopod.libsyn.com/

Radical Thoughts Podcast
https://www.stitcher.com/podcast/patricks-podcast





Support the show (http://patreon.com/theregrettablecentury)