Why does your back hurt so bad?
It all started roughly fourteen billion years ago….
In this discussion and book launch event for Spinal Catastrophism, author Thomas Moynihan reveals how a secret lineage of thinkers including J.G. Ballard, William Burroughs, Georges Bataille, Daniel Barker and CCRU deciphered the human spine as a map of geotrauma, synthesizing psychoanalysis, geology, biology, and neuroanatomy to create a theoretical monstrosity that transforms our image of what it means to be human.
Thursday 24 October, 1930–2200
New Cross House, 316 New Cross Road, London
Overground: New Cross/New Cross Gate