Stuart McLean today at UT
The quote in the picture is from Reza Negarestani's book "Cyclonopedia: Complicity with Anonymous Material," in which petroleum is seen as acquiring a devilish intelligence and agency of its own, and is called "lube of geopolitics"
There is something in there in the contemporary anthropology's preoccupation with Cthulhus of all sorts. We're bored with "human"; what is it anyway?
#anthropology #geopolitic #Chrulhu #human