What's The Matter With Me? Podcast

I have multiple sclerosis, trigeminal neuralgia and I made this podcast to share what I’m going through.


John Winfield Hoppin portrait
John Winfield Hoppin with his son in the driveway of their home in San José, California, 2014.

Emerging from intersecting social, environmental and physical catastrophe, John Winfield Hoppin (he, him) is an artist and writer living and working in San Leandro, California. In 2001, he received his bachelor’s degree from the California College of Arts and Crafts in Film, Video and Performance. He has multiple sclerosis and hosts the What’s The Matter With Me? Podcast to find support and explore disability theory. Chernobyl happened on his seventh birthday.


“Hot Day” in Disturb The Universe Magazine, April 23, 2024


“Vern” in Identity Theory, April 22, 2024

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“Cybertruck Dental, S. de R.L.” in Instant Noodles, Vol. 4, Issue 1, April 2024

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Hot Mops

Repository of audio production. Streaming theme songs, freakouts and extended-form glitches.

Hoppin Hot Sauce

Real ingredients, extraordinary flavor, California style: Hoppin Hot Sauce is the best sauce in the world. I’m tellin’ ya!

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