the anti-tech cast

casual conversations with anti-tech thinkers and regular folk


Episode 6

Nayla Agameya

Mai Mokhtar

Egyptian Roof Garden

Griffin talks with ATC member Nayla Agameya and her mother, Mai Mokhtar, about the roof garden they care for in Alexandria, Egypt.

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with Nayla and Mai

Episode 5

Charlie Clendening

Avoiding Checkmate

In this episode of The Anti-Tech Cast, Ryan and Griffin talk with local anti-tech thinker, Charlie Clendening. They discuss Covid, anti-technique, low-tech forms of entertainment, and much more.

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with Charlie

Episode 4

West Northwest

Humanity First

In this episode of The Anti-Tech Cast, Ryan and Griffin talk with anti-tech philosopher West Northwest about her essay entitled, "The Conservation of Man and Wild Nature in Light of 21st-Century Post-Industrial Technologies." When we fight for nature, we must remember that humanity and nature are the same.

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with West

Episode 3

Sean Fleming, PhD

Ellul vs. Kaczynski

Griffin rides solo in this episode, talking with Sean Fleming, a junior research fellow at the University of Cambridge, and author of "The Unabomber and the Origins of Anti-Tech Radicalism" (link down below). They mainly talk about Jacques Ellul and Kaczynski.

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with Sean

Sean's article, "The Unabomber and the Origins of Anti-Tech Radicalism":

Episode 2

Chad A. Haag

India vs. United States

In this episode of THE ANTI-TECH CAST, hosts Griffin and Ryan interview peak oil philosopher Chad A. Haag about the misconceptions surrounding life in India, the negative consequences of Western technological living, and the influence of social media on interpersonal relations.

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with Chad

Episode 1

David Skrbina, PhD

on Creative Reconstruction

In the inaugural episode of The ATCast, hosts Ryan Glavin and Griffin Kiegiel interview Dr. Skrbina about his conception of technology, his understanding of the technological problem, and his proposal for remedying it--“Creative Reconstruction."

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with David