Archive for December 2017

Zero Squared #136: Lindsay Shepherd and Free Speech

Dec 27th, 2017 | By

This episode of the Zero Books podcast is a conversation with the Lindsay Shepherd. Shepherd hit the Zeitgeist recently when she was reprimanded for showing her class an excerpt from a debate on gender pronouns that originally aired on the television program the Agenda. The program featured professor Jordan Peterson, who is scheduled to be

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Zero Squared #135: #metoo vs. #romance?

Dec 20th, 2017 | By

Josie Appleton is the author of the book Officious: the Rise of the Busybody State which came out from Zero Books in 2016 and in this episode of the podcast she discusses her controversial blog post entitled #Metoo: The criminalization of sexual passion. I want to remind you that we’ve moved the Inside Zero Books

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Zero Squared #134: Sci-Fi Utopias and the Far Right

Dec 13th, 2017 | By

David Auerbach is an American writer with a background in software engineering. He has written on a variety of subjects, including social issues and popular culture, the environment, computer games and literature. In this episode we discuss an essay he wrote for the Daily Beast in September of this year entitled “The Sci-Fi Roots of

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Alternatives #2: Matt Taibbi

Dec 6th, 2017 | By

J.G. Michael and C Derick Varn have a new podcast called “Alternatives” which will be featured monthly on either the member’s only Inside Zero Books feed page or here on the Zero Squared feed. Alternatives is a podcast about culture, specifically about alternatives to mainstream culture (or the absence of alternatives.) This second episode of

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