Ammar Mian

The Survival Aesthetics Vault, 2017-2019

For two years, I kept a weekly newsletter in which I blindly poked around the vague notion of Survival Aesthetics. What does it take to survive in an environment that encourages your soul to crush itself without realizing it?

I can't say I'm particularly proud of any single thing I wrote during this timespan, but I am proud of continuing to write consistently in spite of all the ways my essays lacked focus or quality.

Perhaps you'll find something below that will interest you.