From Capitalist Realism to Anarchist Idealism, Part Ten

Daniel Pinchbeck
7 min readNov 21, 2021
“The unfolding of the universe around us consists of excitations of That Which Experiences from which we are dissociated.” — Kastrup. Image by Adam Fuss.

It takes time to assimilate Bernardo Kastrup’s idealist viewpoint — developed in The Idea of the World, More than Allegory: On Religious Myth, Truth, and Belief, and other works — but it is well worth the effort. Kastrup’s philosophy is similar to what I proposed in earlier works. In 2012: The Return of Quetzalcoatl (2006), I promoted “idealism” over materialism, reviewing ideas from Amit…

--

--

Daniel Pinchbeck

Author of Breaking Open the Head, 2012: The Return of Quetzalcoatl, and When Plants Dream. I teach online seminars at www.theliminalinstitute.com