Étiquettes » Guy Debord

Week 7: Day 1

Assignment 7: Dérive – drift
Due: W 10:D 2
What to Turn In: When you’ve completed your drift, you both write down what your “authentic” experience produced. 281 mots de plus

Suicide and Philosophy: A post-tribute to Mark Fisher (1968 - 2017)

Its been a long time when I’ve spammed here. This website is basically my everyday diary or should I say for my nonsensical rants which rooted from my bastardized life. 239 mots de plus


Democracy as Spectacle

-Rajesh K Jha

“The spectacle is the nightmare of imprisoned modern society which ultimately expresses nothing more than its desire to sleep. The spectacle is the guardian of sleep.” 1 301 mots de plus

Random Ramblings

THE SOCIETY OF THE SPECTACLE, by Guy Debord, 1973, 88 min. "The spectacle is not a collection of images, but a social relation among people, mediated by images."

La Société du Spectacle (Society of the Spectacle) is a black and white 1973 film by the Situationist Guy Debord based on his 1967 book of the same title. 570 mots de plus


Guy Debord as a media archaeologist: excavating the past in La Société du Spectacle

Written by: Alessio Casella

In my previous post on Guy Debord’s La Société du Spectacle, I argued that the use of détournement could be regarded as a form of remediation. 429 mots de plus


Sur le passage de quelques personnes à travers une assez courte unité de temps

On the Passage of a Few Persons Through a Rather Brief Moment In Time (english subtitles) from 1000littlehammers on Vimeo.

Guy Debord, 1959.

The spoken commentary includes a large portion of detourned phrases, drawn indiscriminately from classic thinkers, a science-fiction novel, and the worst pop sociologists. 275 mots de plus