Our Purpose

Primitivism is the pursuit of ways of life running counter to the development of technology, its alienating antecedents, and the ensemble of changes wrought by both. This site is an exploration into primitivist theory, as well as various works that contribute to an understanding of the tendency.

Some Recent Additions

David Attenborough

  The Elephant and the Acacia

Bert Holldobler, et al

  Ant Gardens

Stanley Diamond

  In Search of the Primitive

Lewis Mumford

  Authoritarian and Democratic Technics

Emily Schultz, et al

  The Consequences of Domestication and Sedentism

Wolfe Herre, et al

  Domestic Mammals