Interregenum

Author Jonathan Taplin refers to the beginning of the 21st Century as an “intergennum” (2008): We are, I argue, in what Gramsci called an interregnum.  Gramsci said “The old is dying and the new cannot be born.  In this interregnum there arises a great diversity of morbid symptoms.” The first interregnum was the English Civil War, the…