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Revenge Against Revenge: Biden’s Revenge Politics and “The Cure at Troy”

This essay first appeared on March 8, 2021 in The Los Angeles Review of Books: https://lareviewofbooks.org/article/revenge-against-revenge-bidens ...

Revenge capitalism and the drug war

I was interviewed by  the fascinating Podcast The Brief about the opioids crisis and revenge politics. It’s available here: http:/ ...

In conversation with Phanuel Antwi about Revenge Capitalism

I was thrilled to talk with my friend Dr. Phanuel Antwi about my new book Revenge Capitalism: The Ghosts of Empire, the Demons of Capital, ... Read ...

No return to normal: For a post-pandemic liberation

Original at: https://roarmag.org/essays/no-return-to-normal-for-a-post-pandemic-liberation/ Spanish translation: http://comunizar.com.ar/sin-retorno ...

Interview about “Financialization’s Reach” on Against the Grain (audio))

I was pleased to talk with CS Soong of KPFA’s radio programme Against the Grain about financialization and its impacts on the imagination. ...

An ‘anxiety epidemic’ in the financialized university: Critical questions and unexpected resistance

This article, written be me and Aris Komporozos-Athanasiou, will appear in the journal Cultural Politics later in 2021. Financialization, the ...

Orcas are not taking nature’s revenge, but we should

My essay on endangered whales attacking boats in the Strait of Gibraltar has been published by ROAR Magazine here and below. Here is also an ... ...

The Colonial Secrets of Canada’s Most Racist City

This essay, published in ROAR Magazine, explores the deep colonial roots of anti-Indigenous racist violence in the city of Thunder Bay. Original: ...

The Uses of Financial Literacy

Citation Haiven, Max. 2017. “The Uses of Financial Literacy: Financialization, the Radical Imagination, and the Unpayable Debts of Settler ...

A Utopia for Money

This essay touches on themes covered in more detail in my book Art After Money, Money After Art: Creative Strategies Against Financialization ...

Art and Money: Three Aesthetic Strategies in an Age of Financialisation

Citation Haiven, Max. 2015. “Art and Money: Three Aesthetic Strategies in an Age of Financialisation.” Finance and Society 1 (1): 38–60. https://doi ...

Finance as Capital’s Imagination?: Reimagining Value and Culture in an Age of Fictitious Capital and Crisis

Citation Haiven, Max. 2011. “Finance as Capital’s Imagination?: Reimagining Value and Culture in an Age of Fictitious Capital and Crisis.” Social ...

Conspiracy Games and Countergames podcast

Launched in June 2021, this is a podcast, research and intervention project about conspiracies fantasies in a gamified capitalist world, led by Max ...

Revenge Capitalism conversation with Marc Garrett (video)

I spoke with scholar and Furtherfield co-founder and co-director Marc Garrett as part of RadicalxChange‘s 2020 online conference. We discuss ...

The Order of Unmanageable Risks podcast launch: June 15

We are pleased to launch The Order of Unmanageable Risks: A Podcast about Capitalism and Anxiety on June 15 at 9am EST, 2pm BST. Join ... Read more ...

The Order of Unmanageable Risks podcast

The Order of Unmanageable Risks is an eclectic podcast about the crisis of anxiety in our society today and its links to the system of ... Read more ...

On Covid-19, capitalism and what comes after (Audio – This in Hell – 50m)

The radio program This is Hell! interviewed me about my recent article (and post-script to my forthcoming book Revenge Caitalism) in ROAR Magazine & ...

“Max Haiven on the desire for vengeance and the demons of capital” interview on Pretty Heady Stuff podcast (1h)

My old friend Scott Stoneman interviewed me for his podcast Pretty Heady Stuff about themes in my forthcoming book Revenge Capitalism: The Ghosts of ...

The Politics of the Opioid Crisis on KPFA’s Against the Grain (audio)

I was pleased to have an opportunity to talk through some of the themes in a chapter titled “Our Opium Wars Pain, race, and the ... Read more ...

Introduction to Art After Money, Money After Art (audio)

An audio recording of the introduction to Art After Money, Money After Art: Creative Strategies Against Financialization (2018). ...

Four-part interview with The Conversation on art and money (audio)

In the Spring and Summer of 2019 The Conversation Art Podcast was kind enough to publish a four-part interview with me about my 2018 book ... Read ...

Is there a radical potential in the epidemic of student anxiety on today’s campuses? (Audio)

Today, the problem of anxiety among students on university campuses has reached epidemic proportion, gaining the attention and concern not only of ...

Revenge Capitalism interview on Against the Grain (audio)

CS Soong of KPFA’s excellent radio program Against the Grain interviewed me about the theoretical core of my forthcoming book (May 2020) ...

“Our Opium Wars: The Ghosts of Empire in the Prescription Opioid Nightmare” in Third Text (audio)

The journal Third Text has published a short essay titled “Our Opium Wars The Ghosts of Empire in the Prescription Opioid Nightmare” (v ...

Counterspeculations scholarly audiotour of the City of London

In May of 2018 my colleague Aris Komporozos-Athanasiou and I organized a collaborative walking tour of the City of London historical financial ...

This is Hell interview about Art after Money, Money after Art (audio)

The podcast This is Hell interviewed me about the relationships between art and capitalism based on my 2018 book Art After Money, Money After: ... ...

Short interview on RTÉ’s Culture File about Art after Money, Money after Art (audio)

Dr. Rachel O’Dwyer was kind enough to interview me for the Irish national broadcast network RTÉ’s show Culture File in January of 2018 ...

Marx’s Vindication or Marx’s Revenge (audio)

This talk, “Marx’s Vindication or Marx’s Revenge?” by RiVAL co-director Max Haiven, was recorded in March of 2018 at the & ...

“The logic of financialization is a poison in our hearts and our minds” on This is Hell! (audio))

A shorter interview with the folks at Chicago’s finest radio program, This is Hell! about financialization. Writer Max Haiven finds ...