Max Haiven is Research Chair in the Radical Imagination at Lakehead University, Canada. His books include Revenge Capitalism, Art after Money, Money after Art, Crises of Imagination, Crises of Power and The Radical Imagination.
A fascinating story of how palm oil has shaped our world
Capitalism has become a system of economic revenge, meted out against oppressed populations around the globe.
The notion that art and money are enemies reproduces global capitalism, preventing us from imagining alternatives. By exploring how artists engage with money, Max Haiven identifies strategies for mocking, sabotaging and hacking capitalism.Read full article
As the world closes its eyes for this strange, dreamlike quarantine, we must make ready for the waking.Read full article
One part history, one part dream, one part theory, one part montage, Palm Oil takes us on a global journey to uncover how the gears of capitalism are literally and metaphorically lubricated by this ubiquitous elixir.Read full article