The ‘corporadelic’ sector is on a tear, raking in hundreds of millions in investments. Psychedelic research nonprofits are spinning out commercial entities. Meanwhile, the more grassroots-y, organic, ceremonial & values-centric quadrants of
“Cultural Fugue.” A concept unveiled in Samuel R. Delany’s science fiction novel, STARS IN MY POCKET LIKE GRAINS OF SAND. Slightly relevant to today, perhaps: A condition arising on many planets in
Beatles, UAPs & USOs. SuicideGirls, MKUltra, Panopticons, Plasma Tubes, Sufis of London, Magnetospheric Masers, Orbital Subs, Striding beyond the bounds of Official Reality, where ‘conspira-tainment’ meets esoteric Truth-Seekers!
DeJong was only 22 when she jump-started The Situationist Times, and jaunted off on some very original vectors, exploring the interconnections of topology, folk art, architectural motifs, labyrinth designs
The Situationists, why bother explaining. There’s an entire web full of their traces and other people’s more or less useless commentaries. Suffice to say, one of the many characters interwoven into the
Some kind of higher intelligence may be present in the world but be hidden to us through a cunning sort of mimicry.
Ignore the space opera trappings. Dune goes deep.
Early Dune illo by John Schoenherr.