Transcribed from the 6 February 2016 episode of This is Hell! Radioand printed with permission. Edited for space and readability. Listen to the whole interview:
“If we want to talk about getting to a post-capitalism utopia, we can’t premise it upon an identity that is grounded upon work—factory work or even service work. We need to recognize that a post-capitalist utopia is not going to be utopia of work, it’s going to be a utopia from work.”
Chuck Mertz: Post-work society? That sounds like a utopian dream that none of us will ever attain. Or will we? Here to tell us why we are facing a post-work society, and how we can get there, Nick Srnicek is co-author of Inventing the Future: Post-Capitalism and a World Without Work, which he co-wrote with Alex Williams.
Welcome to This is Hell!, Nick.
Nick Srnicek: Hello, thank you for…
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