Surrealist Collectivity


Fifth Estate # 413, Spring, 2023

“Surrealism is the collective experience of individualism” —André Masson

Communicating Vessels

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Fifth Estate # 410, Fall, 2021

a review of Dreams of Anarchy and the Anarchy of Dreams by Ron Sakolsky; Illustrations by Rikki Ducornet. Autonomedia 2021 In Lewis Carrol’s Alice in Wonderland, the Mad-Hatter poses the famous riddle, “Why is a raven like a writing-desk?” It …

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Future Shock: 2077


Fifth Estate # 409, Summer, 2021

The prisons? Open. The army? Disbanded. And much more, besides.

Minneapolis Athanor


Fifth Estate # 407, Fall, 2020

Beautiful, marvelous weeks. America is on fire, america is shining, america is a flower of joyful rage. A dead tree, bearing unexpected fruit.

The Liberation of the Word


Fifth Estate # 406, Spring, 2020

The liberation of the word & the liberation of the world are codependent. Revolutionary writing should not be grammatically pure, disinterested or unpoetic. It should not be written from the cold vantage point of an absent silent god.

The Trials & Tribulations of Mrs. Whale Head


Fifth Estate # 401, Summer 2018

During Whale Head’s sleep, her organs grew very impatient and bored since they had become hyper intelligent. In order to amuse themselves, they read all the books in a twenty-seven-mile radius by spatial osmosis, and also managed to solve the …

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