4 Articles by: Jim Poe

Jim Poe is a writer, DJ, and socialist whose work has been published by the Guardian, SBS, Overland Literary Journal, and Junkee. He is also the host of Classic Album Sundays Sydney.

Today, We’re All Living in Mad Max’s World

George Miller’s Mad Max film series has become synonymous with the postapocalyptic genre. At their core, however, Miller’s films aren’t so much a prediction of the future as an indictment of our capitalist present and the ruthless individualism that maintains it.