“Mutt and Jeff Push the Button”

Title“Mutt and Jeff Push the Button”
Year for Search2016
AuthorsRobinson, Kim Stanley(b. 1952)
Secondary AuthorsŽižek, Slavoj(b. 1949)
Secondary TitleAn American Utopia: Dual Power and the Universal Army
Pagination97-104
Date Published2016
PublisherVerso
Place PublishedLondon
KeywordsMale author, US author
Annotation

Two coders work out how to fairly redistribute income using the model of a universal army. Some satire, and at the end it is unclear what happens. Mutt and Jeff also appear in 2017 Robinson.

Author Note

(b. 1952)

Full Text

2016 Robinson, Kim Stanley (b. 1952). “Mutt and Jeff Push the Button.” In Fredric Jameson, Jodi Dean, Saroj Giri, Agon Hamza, Kojin Karatani, Kim Stanley Robinson, Frank Ruda, Alberto Toscano, Kathi Weeks. An American Utopia: Dual Power and the Universal Army. Ed Slavoj Žižek (London: Verso, 2016), 97-104. PSt

Two coders work out how to fairly redistribute income using the model of a universal army. Some satire, and at the end it is unclear what happens. Mutt and Jeff also appear in 2017 Robinson.