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NO COUNTRY - World Belong Cargo (Part 3)

NO COUNTRY - World Belong Cargo (Part 3)

March 10, 2021

On this episode, Kris and I discuss how to listen to the world, making out with jaguars, and how to separate chaos from complexity. 

Chimbu Provence

Bronisław Malinowski

Margaret Mead

Cannibal Metaphysics by Eduardo Viveiros de Castro

Perspectivism

Charles Sanders Peirce

Ian T. Baldwin

José Ortega y Gasset

Tristes Tropique by Claude Lévi-Strauss

The Discovery of Guiana by Sir Walter Raleigh

Earth Beings by Marisol de la Cadena

 

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WRITING THOUGHTS - Beginner’s Mind

WRITING THOUGHTS - Beginner’s Mind

March 5, 2021

On this episode, I give a brief overview of the concept of beginner's mind. Are we hindering our goals by attempting to be "too good" at writing? What would an aesthetically pleasing mess look like?

NO COUNTRY - World Belong Cargo (Part 2)

NO COUNTRY - World Belong Cargo (Part 2)

March 3, 2021

On this episode, Kris and I continue our discussion of the Solomon Islands, including cargo as a verb, the meaning of cults, and the ongoing destruction of the Melanesian ecosystem.

Abandoned Malls

The Strait of Malacca

The Pirates of Southeast Asia

The Mushroom at the End of the World by Anna Tsing

Staying with the Trouble by Donna Harawy

Dakkar

Nightlife in Lagos

The Wantok System

The Moonies

Proboscis Monkeys

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NO COUNTRY - World Belong Cargo (Part 1)

NO COUNTRY - World Belong Cargo (Part 1)

February 24, 2021

John Frum cults, cargo prophets, and the Yupno construction of time. On this episode, Kris and I begin our discussion of alternative ways of thought by taking a close look at the diverse and complex cultures of Melanesia.

 

Show Notes:

 

Turtle Island

The Three Sisters

Map of Melanesia

The Independence of Papua New Guinea

Huli Wigmen

Asaro Mudmen

Cargo Cults

The Trumpet Shall Sound by Peter Worsley

Road Belong Cargo by Peter Lawrence

The Lyndon Johnson Cult

Yasur Volcano

John Frum

Visitants by Randolph Stow

Sand Talk by Tyson Yunkaporta

Sepik River

Slit Drum Performance

The Yupno Perception of Time

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NO COUNTRY - The Outside Passenger

NO COUNTRY - The Outside Passenger

February 17, 2021

Sigil magic, cigarette ad campaigns, and ontological wonder sickness. In this episode, Kris and I discuss the dangerous trap of individualism, and the hole it has left in the heart of the world.

Long Pig

Nostradamus

Emanuel Swedenborg

Clarke’s Three Laws

Sigil magic

Werner Heisenberg

Heinz Pagels

The Neptune Society

A Pluralistic Universe by William James

The Lucky Strike Campaign

Edward Bernays

Sinclair Lewis

Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi

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NO COUNTRY - The Haunted Mirror (Part 3)

NO COUNTRY - The Haunted Mirror (Part 3)

February 10, 2021

Pre-linguistic dream states, schizophrenia, and the spirit world. On this episode, Kris and I wrap up our preliminary discussion on mysterious doubles by investigating the voices in our heads.

 

How Forests Think by Eduardo Kohn

Runa Puma

“The people who do not hear voices in their head”

Headspace

Jungian Depth Psychology

“Shooting the terrible master”

Joshua Slocum

Orland Bishop

Roman baths

Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? by Philip K. Dick

The Man Who Fell to Earth

Siberian Mammoth Pirates

Feeding Your Demons by Tsultrim Allione

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NO COUNTRY - The Haunted Mirror (Part 2)
NO COUNTRY - The Haunted Mirror (Part 1)

NO COUNTRY - The Haunted Mirror (Part 1)

January 27, 2021

Hermetic mysteries, Egyptian shadows, and the underground tunnels of the mind.  In the first part of our series on strange doubles, Kris and I discuss the mythological, folkloric, and religious origins of the doppelgänger.

The Vardøger
Janus
The Case of Emily Sagée
The Uncanny
Syzygy
Castor and Pollux
Tonopah
The Field of Flowers
Simonides of Ceos
As Above, So Below
Anima vs. Animus
Manichaeism
Enantiodromia
Metaphors We Live By by George Lakoff and Mark Johnson
Ka
Khaibit
Harry Houdini
The Greek Magical Papyri
Anthroposophy
"The Secret Sharer" by Joseph Conrad
Taschen's The Book of Symbols
Winnie the Pooh and the Woozle
Jordan Peele’s Us
Tulpa
The Pleroma
"The Bacchae" by Euripides
The Yoruba people
Ibeji

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NO COUNTRY - In Search of Genius (Part 3)

NO COUNTRY - In Search of Genius (Part 3)

January 20, 2021

Labyrinths, hybrid creatures, and psychic ghost ships. On this episode, Kris and I wrap up our conversation around artistic genius through a discussion of two writers who are very important to us. We finish up with the question: why are so many artistic geniuses not recognized during their lifetimes?

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Venom viper time
Bioluminescent water
Hieronymus Bosch
Bruegel's The Fall of the Rebel Angels
The 500-Year-Old Butt Song from Hell
Albrecht Dürer's The Monstrous Sow of Landser
Wunderkammer
The Ashmolean Museum
Hermanubis
Statues by Michel Serres
Franz Kafka
Henry Miller
Jackson Pollock
Willem de Kooning
Mark Rothko
Jorge Luis Borges
William S. Burroughs
Meander, Spiral, Explode by Jane Alison
The Mezzanine by Nicholson Baker
Innerspace
Magic Hours by Tom Bissell
Herman Melville
The Berkshires
Two Years Before the Mast by Richard Henry Dana, Jr.
Deliverance by James Dickey

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NO COUNTRY - In Search of Genius (Part 2)
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