Bataille, Land, Fisher & Zombies with John Cussans

John Cussans currently works at the The Ruskin School of Art, University of Oxford. John does research in Politics, Literature and Film, Race, Ethnicity and Politics and History of Religion. His current project, The Skullcracker Suite, is a practice-led artistic research project investigating processes of cultural decolonization in British Columbia with a focus on resurgence of potlatch culture within the Kwakwaka’wakw community. (Researchgate)

In 2017 John published Undead Uprising: Haiti, Horror and the Zombie Complex

In this episode we discuss the work of George Bataille, Nick Land, Mark Fisher and philosophical theories surrounding capitalism, zombies and leftism.