“The sectors of a city are decipherable, but the personal meaning they have for us is incommunicable, as is the secrecy of private life in general, regarding which we possess nothing but pitiful documents …” 1 013 mots de plus
Étiquettes » Guy Debord
DEEL VII: ASPECTEN VAN TER BRAAK; EEN OPFRISCURSUS // OVER DE MYTHISCHE ZELFMOORD // OVER DE TIJDLOOSHEID VAN HET RESSENTIMENT // OVER GEERT WILDERS // OVER ZIJ DIE HET FASCISME DOORZIEN // OVER DE (ON)MOGELIJKHEID SAMEN TE STERVEN.
De redenen die iemand heeft om zelfmoord te plegen zijn dikwijls ongewis en het is ook aan die daad eigen dat men soms niet meer in staat of bereid is om zich in heldere woorden tot de wereld te richten, waardoor er achteraf veel gegist kan worden. 2 488 mots de plus
A video documentary combining exhibition footage of the Situationist International exhibitions with film footage of the 1968 Paris student uprising, and graffiti and slogans based on the ideas of Guy Debord (one of the foremost spokesmen of the Situationist International movement). 507 mots de plus
Spectacles are events or scenes regarded in terms of their visual impact and these could be everyday situations or something which has caused more of a scene but either way, it has had an impact on the person who has viewed it. 535 mots de plus
I often use the film, The Matrix (Wachowski Bros., 1999), as a way to introduce students to postmodernist ideas and how they dominate contemporary political thinking, and also to illustrate the hyper-reality that permeates the social space. 2 502 mots de plus