Saturday, May 2, 2015

About: Introduction to Melvin Davila Martinez

Melvin Davila Martinez was born on March 29, 1997, in Princeton, New Jersey. He currently lives in Ewing, NJ.

Here’s a sketch of some of his lines of study:
  1. Theoretical heterodox political economy and philosophy of value (axiology, viz. ethics and aesthetics), cultural and demographic developments as ideological entailments, and modalities of societal organization, e.g. Randian Objectivism, voluntaryist anarcho-capitalism, the possibilities of ethnonationalism, the communist horizon, etc.
  2. Neoreactionary thought as an engagement with critical theory and currents of cultural Marxism
  3. Topics in evolutionary sociobiology, psychoanalytic theory, human biodiversity, biopower and eugenics/dysgenics, and racial and ethnic relations and differences
  4. Philosophy of mind and of language, viz. semiotics, discourses, deconstruction
  5. New religious movements (Latter-day Saints, Black Muslims, Scientology) and The New Atheism; the history of ideas, and intellectual history