The Regrettable Century

Gothic Marxism and Marxist Romanticism: Horror, Witches, and Gothic Fascism (Part II of II)

February 18, 2019 Season 1 Episode 13
The Regrettable Century
Gothic Marxism and Marxist Romanticism: Horror, Witches, and Gothic Fascism (Part II of II)
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The Regrettable Century
Gothic Marxism and Marxist Romanticism: Horror, Witches, and Gothic Fascism (Part II of II)
Feb 18, 2019 Season 1 Episode 13
Chris, Kevin, Jenny, and Jason
Wherein we finally get around to talking about horror movies and fascism.
Show Notes

In part two of our discussion we finally get around to talking about horror movies, Jenny talks about Caliban and the Witch a lot more, and Chris brings that conversation back to fascism... again.

The outro music is Lords of the New Church- Open Your Eyes

Towards A Gothic Marxism I – On Monsters
https://thelitcritguy.com/2018/02/05/towards-a-gothic-marxism-i-on-monsters/


Towards A Gothic Marxism Part Two: Monsters For Socialism
https://thelitcritguy.com/2018/02/05/towards-a-gothic-marxism-part-two-monsters-for-socialism/ 

A Thousand Lost Worlds: Notes on Gothic Marxism by Adam Turl
http://www.redwedgemagazine.com/evicted-art-blog/a-thousand-lost-worlds-notes-on-gothic-marxism 


Socialists Must Reclaim Halloween
https://jacobinmag.com/2018/10/halloween-socialism-china-mieville 


Michael Lowy on Benjamin’s Gothic Marxism
https://www.radicalphilosophy.com/article/walter-benjamin-and-surrealism


The Horror of the Real: Zizek as Modern Gothic
http://zizekstudies.org/index.php/IJZS/article/view/356/356


Adam Tooze on Surrealism and Gothic Marxism
https://blindfieldjournal.com/2016/12/01/of-surrealism-marxism/


McNally, David. Monsters of the Market : Zombies, Vampires and Global Capitalism. Chicago, IL: Haymarket Books, 2012.

Cohen, Margaret. Profane Illumination : Walter Benjamin and the Paris of Surrealist Revolution. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1993

Federici, Silvia. Caliban and the Witch. New York London: Autonomedia Pluto, distributor, 2004.