Signs of the Great Refusal (of Work-As-We-Know-It)

by Tedd Siegel

DIOGENES IN HIS BARREL. JEAN-LÉON GÉRÔME, 1860. FREE USE, WALTERS ART MUSEUM.

“Every age…needs a Diogenes.”— Jean-Baptiste Le Rond d’Alembert

“Listen: We are here on earth to fart around, and don’t let anybody tell you any different.”— Kurt Vonnegut, Timequake (1997)

In this present series of articles, I am exploring far-reaching implications of what I believe to be an increasingly…