Thriving in Dystopia

Ep 61: Having and Being Had Bookclub (side episode)

November 10, 2021

In a side episode, the Crew was invited to partake in a bookclub with friends Mike and Dan.  The book is Eula Biss’ Having and Being Had.  The selection of this book came out of conversations about the discomfort with homeownership.  The book, told in 2-3 page chapter vignettes, brings out the contradictory experiences in living in late capitalism.  This discussion aimed at the first 2 sections: consumption and work.

 

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Deep appreciation to In Heaven by Drake Stafford for our intro song Captain Jack by is the new outro, the prolific and enigmatic Joe Shine for the thumbnail art.   Big thank you to Nadir Čajić for editing this week’s show.   Finally, we are indebted to the wonderful Chris Sawyer for funding and creating our new website.  Thank you, Mix.

 

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