|John Clute at the Guest of Honor Interview, LonCon3.|
- Herbert Marcuse, a philosopher whose work, according to Clute, is underrated and should be reconsidered and appreciated.
- Marcuse's notion of "Repressive Tolerance" (1965), where he describes how capitalist democracies have totalitarian tendencies, using techniques so subtle that the majority embrace their servitude. Clute holds that this analysis is even more valuable and true now than when it was written.
- Clute offered a rigorous definition of "fungibility" and its relationship to critical thought.
- A discussion of prehistoric thaumatropes, used both as flip-disks made of images etched on bone or ivory, and the light of flickering flames on France's Chauvet Cave drawings.
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