Episode 70

Where Are We Now?: Thinking with Agamben


December 21st, 2021

1 hr 6 mins 24 secs

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About this Episode

Emmet and Mike talk about Agamben's book, Where Are We Now?: The Epidemic as Politics, and reflect on life since the pandemic. They discuss Carl Schmitt, security theater, anti-social civics, the cultic gnosticism of scientific faith, the need for physical practices and spiritual mentors, bare life, their own intellectual failings during the pandemic, and more.

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Closing Song: Leprosy - Death.