Hakim Bey and the Occupy Wall Street movement

In the past few days there was a big increase in traffic to Hakim Bey and Ontological Anarchy, especially to the T. A. Z. The Temporary Autonomous Zone, Ontological Anarchy, Poetic Terrorism and Part 1 – T. A. Z. The Temporary Autonomous Zone, Ontological Anarchy, Poetic Terrorism pages. Presumably, this is due to these pages […]

Beyond Zuccatti

An interesting analysis of foundational place the Temporary Autonomous Zone of Hakim Bey has within the the Occupy movement can be found in “BEYOND ZUCCOTTI” a recent post over at Global Guerrillas. “Over the last couple of months, Occupy had gone beyond a reliance on a specific place like Zuccotti. It developed a recipe for […]

The Occupy Movement and Millennial Politics

Mention of the philosophical connection between the Temporary Autonomous Zone of Hakim Bey and the Occupy movement can be found in “The Real Battle of St Paul’s Cathedral: The Occupy Movement and Millennial Politics” a recent post over at Christianity & Contemporary Politics. “But there is also a striking contrast between those who gathered at […]

Occupy Wall Street and the Poetry of Now-Time

Recent article “Occupy Wall Street and the Poetry of Now-Time” by Aaron Gell at the New York Observer links to CHAOS: THE BROADSHEETS OF ONTOLOGICAL ANARCHISM from T. A. Z.: The Temporary Autonomous Zone, Ontological Anarchy, Poetic Terrorism in Hakim Bey and Ontological Anarchy “In his 1985 cult anarchist treatise T.A.Z., Hakim Bey, aka the […]

Most popular Hermetic Library blog posts of 2011

Well, I really wasn’t going to do this, but why not? The top 5 most viewed posts of 2011 on this blog are: DIONYSUS Hakim Bey and the Occupy Wall Street movement The Red Goddess and Crossed Keys from Scarlet Imprint White Trash, Black Magick (originals) Pre-release of The Hermetic Library Anthology Album – Magick, […]

Most popular Hermetic Library blog posts of 2012

Here are the top 5 most viewed posts of 2012: The Copiale Cipher: An Early German Masonic Ritual Unveiled Da Pacem Domine Leather steampunk Anubis and Bast masks Hello Aleister Crowley Kitty Boleskine House Here’s the 5 most popular search terms: krampus (Last year’s 3rd) boleskine house aleister crowley thelema (Last year’s 2nd) abbey of thelema If you want […]

The Situationists and the Occupation Movements

Ken Knabb has posted a new essay “The Situationists and the Occupation Movements” over at The Bureau of Public Secrets. If you’ve been following my posts about the attention that the Hakim Bey and Ontological Anarchy section and specifically T. A. Z.: The Temporary Autonomous Zone, Ontological Anarchy, Poetic Terrorism have been getting, this is […]