Archive for April 2016

Zero Squared #66: Basic Drone pt 2

Apr 28th, 2016 | By

Joanna Demers is associate professor of musicology at the University of Southern California’s Thornton School of Music, where she specializes in post-1945 popular and art music. Her book with Zero Books Drone and Apocalypse was published on December 11th in 2015 and this week she returns to the for part two of a conversation on

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Zero Squared #65: Basic Drone

Apr 21st, 2016 | By

Joanna Demers is associate professor of musicology at the University of Southern California’s Thornton School of Music, where she specializes in post-1945 popular and art music. Her book with Zero Books Drone and Apocalypse was published on December 11th in 2015 and this week she returns to the podcast to discuss drone music more generally.

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Zero Squared #64: Color and Form

Apr 14th, 2016 | By

The book Color, Facture, Art and Design is the topic this week as author Iona Singh stops by to discuss Constructivism, materialism and Marx. Iona, as well as being a Zero Books author, is an artist. Those are her paintings on the cover for this week’s show. It was great talking her. Last week I

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Zero Squared #63: Marx on Machines pt. 2

Apr 6th, 2016 | By

Marx’s Capital, Volume 1, Chapter 15 entitled “Machinery and Modern Industry” is the subject this week as Andy Marshall and Andrew Kliman return for part two of the podcast. However, the three of us also discuss how capitalism deforms education and what today’s education system really is and how it works. I’m curious to know

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