Category Archives: Video

Nepenthe

Word Count: 621

by Anne Marie Wirth Cauchon

Silence as a salve for grief, from our Editor.

With WTFRU? (PARTS 1 & 2)
a video by AMANDA SUCKOW

IF YOU LISTEN, THERE ARE GLIMPSES

Word Count: 962

by Dr Stephen Setterberg

An essay that revels in the sublimity and beauty of silence.

With WEB CHOREOGRAPHIES
artworks by JOANA CHICAU

Reckless

Word Count: 729

by Anne Marie Wirth Cauchon

Riding the waves of desire, with a statement from our Editor.

With SHRINE MAIDENS OF THE UNSEELIE COURT
a video game by TABITHA NIKOLAI

THE DESICCATION OF CORAL

Word Count: 3,222

by Jamieson Webster

A tour through a dream, a rumination on the loss inherent to desire.

With an excerpt from BEYOND THE NATION STATE I WANT TO DREAM
a video by DORINE VAN MEEL

EVAPORATE

Word Count: 1,682

by Youmna Chlala

Fiction of the Pacific coast, family, and the beautifully tragic solitude of life.

With FLIGHT MODE
a video by DAIVA TUBUTYTĖ

Common Practices

Word Count: 347

by Stillpoint Magazine

A recording of Cannupa Hanska Luger and Carlos Padrón in conversation, online March 2021.

Whose Climate? Post-Apocalyptic Reflections on Climate Justice

Word Count: 227

by Mihir Sharma

Video recording of Mihir Sharma’s presentation at Stillpoint Magazine’s event “Racism and Ecology”, December 2019.

Unpacking Climate Change in the Middle East

Word Count: 268

by Dr Edna Bonhomme

Video recording of Dr. Edna Bonhomme’s presentation at Stillpoint Magazine’s event “Racism and Ecology”, December 2019.

TOTEMIZING THE TABOO, OR SEIZING THE FORTRESS OF WHITENESS

Word Count: 3,974

by Carlos Padrón

Building community, and the therapeutic relationship, around an exaltation of the radically Other.

With (BE)LONGING
an artwork by CANNUPA HANSKA LUGER

MOTHER

Word Count: 1,173

by Monica Sanborn

The story of a daughter who witnesses her mother’s loss of body and takes refuge in declarations of nothingness.

With KASPALE’S PLAYGROUND
a film by SYOWIA KYAMBI

COSMIC GULF OF TONKIN

Word Count: 200

by Tao Lin

Poetry on the sinuous nature of reality, and the universe.

With a video by RICK SILVA

Exit Strategy

Word Count: 1,133

by Anne Marie Wirth Cauchon

What to do from the storm of the daze?

With MOLOTOV COCKTAIL HOUR
a video by DAVID PETERKA

Make Poland Russia Again? Frustrated In-Betweenness or: the Second World in the Neoliberal Era

Word Count: 4,143

by Mateusz Chmurski

The American model should not be exported to all national contexts. Poland—and its rhetoric against LGBTQIA communities—is a case in point.

With VIRTUALIZED
a video by DAGMAR SCHÜRRER

THE IMPORTANCE OF FREUDO-LACANIAN PSYCHOANALYSIS TO LIBERATION PRAXIS

Word Count: 2,789

by Robert K. Beshara

A foundational work presenting the relevance of Jacques Lacan’s psychoanalytic theory within a praxis global in scale.

With NEXT TO YOU (IN-MALIBU.MX)
a video by RODRIGO NAVA RAMIREZ

SHOWTIME [the poem also known as SHOWSTOPPER]

Word Count: 367

by Koleka Putuma

Poetry that defies the gaze of white dominance.

With JOSEPHINE AND THE LEOPARD
a video by JADE MONTSERRAT & WEBB-ELLIS

ANTHROPOCENE CROSSING

Word Count: 2,132

by Xin Wang

Finding solace in the virtual forests of the video game ‘Animal Crossing.’

With GALAXY
a video by DAGMAR SCHÜRRER

ELEMENTAL CATASTROPHE: ECOPSYCHOANALYSIS AND THE VIRAL UNCANNY OF COVID-19

Word Count: 5,369

by Joseph Dodds

Coronavirus embodies the uncanny ecology that threatens our destruction—but also offers a pause in the headlong rush of our ecocidal civilization, opening possibilities of renewal.

With POOL
artworks by SOLVEIG SETTEMSDAL

AI AND THE MISSING BODY

Word Count: 4,437

by Isabel Millar

A Lacanian exploration of Artificial Intelligence, and the body.

With THE CRYSTALLIZATION OF BRASILIA
a video by GUERREIRO DO DIVINO AMOR

CAN IGNORING THE UNCONSCIOUS MAKE US FREE? SARTRE, EXISTENTIALISM, AND PSYCHOANALYSIS WITHOUT UNCONSCIOUS

Word Count: 2,145

by Mathilde Ramadier

What good is Existential Psychoanalysis today?

With UNION (PART II: AFFECTIVE LABOUR)
an artwork by HANCOCK & KELLY

THE SPACEMAN DISSOLVES

Word Count: 6,968

by Trevor Shikaze

In this short story, a damaged planet earth sends a spaceman to find a new home for humanity… with gruesome results.

With PREMIUM CONNECT
a video by TABITA REZAIRE

AN OPEN LETTER ON THE UNTHOUGHT CONTRADICTIONS OF DOING CLIMATE ACTIVISM

Word Count: 4,875

by Mihir Sharma

On the links between climate change, racism, and capitalism.

With OF THE EARTH
a video by OLIVIA JONES

NOTHING FOR NOBODY

Word Count: 4,365

by Maggie Ryan Sandford

Science isn’t funny, but it should be.

With AMATEUR BOTANIST
a video by KOTRYNA ULA KILIULYTE

WALKING IN THE SHADOWS

Word Count: 2,296

by Marcie Rendon

Walking the Red River to honor Murdered & Missing Indigenous women.

With WATER
a video by TANYA LUKIN LINKLATER

BIOPOLITICAL WARS IN THE ERA OF THE ALT-RIGHT

Word Count: 3,146

by Dr A. Kiarina Kordela

A warning to the left on the dehumanizing potentials of shame.

With RAY OF HOPE
a video by DUNCAN McKELLAR

FISHING FOR FALLEN LIGHT

Word Count: 3,060

by Lora Matz

One psychotherapist’s journey from extreme poverty & domestic abuse, through institutional abuse & clandestine drug testing in the US psychiatric system, into transcendence & a life of healing.

With WHEN WE WENT THERE WE WALKED THE PERIMETER
artwork by KATE HOLFORD

WADING ON THE SHORES OF THE UNCONSCIOUS: EXPLORING THE ROLES OF FANTASY AND IMAGINATION IN THERAPY

Word Count: 3,119

by Elizabeth Carter

Psychologically, fantasy can be a tool, a crutch, or a means of transformation.

With #10 – INVITATION TO LOVE: FRAGMENTED VIDEO DIARY
a video by JORGOS LOUKAKOS

ANTHROPUSSY

Word Count: 1,706

by Caren Beilin

Experimental fiction mining the depths of gender, sexuality, and self in the Anthropocene.

With #2 – INVITATION TO LOVE: FRAGMENTED VIDEO DIARY
a video by JORGOS LOUKAKOS