“This article examines how food can be used to access the zombie in performance as a means to reconfigure the eating body.” – explains Dr Jenny Lawson of Leeds University,UK, describing her data-gathering project Eating Minds which was undertaken in 2014 in Stockton UK. “The personal zombie-food-fantasies disclosed in Eating Minds were evocative of private […]
Economics of the undead, arise bookishly!
Dismal news: Last year we published a link to a Call for Abstracts about “Economics of the Undead”. Tomorrow the resulting book, Economics of the Undead: Zombies, Vampires, and the Dismal Science, will be published. The authors, who are themselves in a technical sense undead, also birthed a web site.
Economists gathering undying economics about the undead
Economics theories never die. Economists, the mortals who study these things, analyze them half, but never fully, to death. This notice shows how such things go on (and on): Call for Abstracts Economics of the Undead: Blood, Brains & Benjamins Glen Whitman & James P. Dow, Editors The editors seek abstracts for essays exploring the […]