• Sensorial Cinema: Grandrieux's "Un lac"
     
     Philippe Grandrieux's "Un lac" lays the groundwork for a truly sensorial cinema. http://www.hydramag.com/2013/06/23/sensorial-cinema-grandrieuxs-un-lac/
  • Come and Join the Victory: A Note to the Prisoner Rights Movement
     
     Why it’s time for prisoner rights groups to re-evaluate their operational agenda, and how human rights groups can help. http://www.hydramag.com/2013/01/29/join-victory-prisoner-rights-movement/
  • The Thirty Best Tracks of 2012
     
     Hydra Magazine's Thirty Best Tracks of 2012, featuring music from Holy Other, Tame Impala, Frank Ocean, Jim Jarmusch, CHVRCHES, Nite Jewel, and others. http://www.hydramag.com/2013/01/15/best-tracks-2012/
  • The Twelve Best Films of 2012
     
     Hydra Magazine's Twelve Best Films of 2012, featuring films from the Philippines, UK, USA, France, South Korea, Iran, Portugal, Norway, and Romania. http://www.hydramag.com/2013/01/05/12-films-2012/
  • "Owners of their Faces": Faciality and The Master
     
     Paul Thomas Anderson's "The Master" has more to do with faciality and Shakespeare's Sonnet 94 than it does with Dianetics.  http://www.hydramag.com/2012/12/14/owners-faces-faciality-master/

The Thirty Best Tracks of 2012

The Thirty Best Tracks of 2012

Hydra Magazine's Thirty Best Tracks of 2012, featuring music from Holy Other, Tame Impala, Frank Ocean, Jim Jarmusch, CHVRCHES, Nite Jewel, and others.

| January 15, 2013

Diaspora Sound System

An Interview with Steve Spacek of Africa Hitech on sound systems, Donna Summer, Jah Shaka, and the feeling of bass.

| June 18, 2012

Here, Have Some Drone

A playlist for the post-apocalypse.

| March 29, 2012

Sensorial Cinema: Grandrieux’s “Un lac”

Sensorial Cinema: Grandrieux’s “Un lac”

Philippe Grandrieux's "Un lac" lays the groundwork for a truly sensorial cinema.

| June 23, 2013

The Twelve Best Films of 2012

Hydra Magazine's Twelve Best Films of 2012, featuring films from the Philippines, UK, USA, France, South Korea, Iran, Portugal, Norway, and Romania.

| January 5, 2013

“Owners of their Faces”: Faciality and The Master

Paul Thomas Anderson's "The Master" has more to do with faciality and Shakespeare's Sonnet 94 than it does with Dianetics.

| December 14, 2012

Keith Haring and The Rhythms of Painting

Keith Haring and The Rhythms of Painting

Haring's current exhibition at the Brooklyn Museum draws us to the musical stylistics of his art.

| May 22, 2012

Bio-political Punctum

Brooklyn-based photographer, Sasha Rudensky, recovers traces of her Russian homeland in an unsettling collection of photos.

| April 19, 2012

Hydra, Blacked Out

What SOPA and PIPA mean for the future of independent art and online criticism.

| January 19, 2012

Poetry’s Fork: A Review of Two Anthologies of Conceptual Writing

Poetry’s Fork: A Review of Two Anthologies of Conceptual Writing

Edgar Garcia surveys contemporary American experimental poetry, including Craig Dworkin and Kenneth Goldsmith / Caroline Bergvall, Laynie Browne, Teresa Carmody and Vanessa Place

| June 22, 2012

Thoughts on Conspiracy Gnosticism: Robert Anton Wilson, Illuminatus!

RAW food is good for your mind, Edgar Garcia explains why.

| June 7, 2012

Hydra’s Occupy Wall Street Reading List

Some reading suggestions that might elucidate, antagonize, support, or deepen your ideas about the current nationwide OWS Movement.

| October 25, 2011
Come and Join the Victory: A Note to the Prisoner Rights Movement

Come and Join the Victory: A Note to the Prisoner Rights Movement

Why it’s time for prisoner rights groups to re-evaluate their operational agenda, and how human rights groups can help.

| January 29, 2013
Geniuses, Madmen, and Murderers: Wallace, Kaczynski, and the Inescapability of Reason

Geniuses, Madmen, and Murderers: Wallace, Kaczynski, and the Inescapability of Reason

Believing in this community, in our ability to know and be known, is not natural or inevitable.

| September 17, 2012
A Horoscope for 2012

A Horoscope for 2012

Three prophecies on the year to come.

| February 6, 2012