Hyperstition

HYPERSTITION
(2026, dir. Christopher Roth, in collaboration with Armen Avanessian)
100 minutes.

A film on time and narrative. Of thoughts and images. On plants and the outside. Abduction and Recursion. Yoctoseconds and Platonia. Plots and anaerobic organisms. About the movement of thinking and philosophy in anthropology, art, design, economy, linguistics, mathematics, and politics. And back into abstraction. HYPERSTITION: The retooling of philosophy and political theory for the 21st Century.

Featuring: Armen Avanessian, Elie Ayache, Ray Brassier, Iain Hamilton Grant, Helen Hester, Deneb Kozikoski, Robin Mackay, Steven Shaviro, Benedict Singleton, Nick Srnicek, Christopher Kulendran Thomas, Agatha Wara, Pete Wolfendale, and Suhail Malik. Appearances: Georg Diez, Anke Hennig, Tom Lamberty, Nick Land, Quentin Meillassoux, Reza Negarestani, Björn Quiring, Patricia Reed, Tom Streidl, James Trafford, Jeanne Tremsal, Alex Williams, and Slavoj Žižek.

Wednesday 9th November 3pm, MB0302 (Cargill Lecture Theatre, University of Lincoln)

A very big thankyou to everyone who participated in the EMoTICON Projects Network-funded Symposium on ‘Cybernetic Subjectivities and the Mediation of Trust and Empathy’ on the 24th and 25th June in Lincoln. Video recordings of all of the Distinguished Guest Speaker talks is now available via the Events tab.