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
Étiquettes » Guy Debord
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
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« Once upon a time you dressed so fine
You threw the bums a dime in your prime, didn’t you ?
People’d call, say, « Beware doll, you’re bound to fall.
This article analyses Antonin Artaud’s theatre theory (the Theatre of Cruelty) by comparing his perspective on modern society and modern theatre to thinkers such as Jacques Derrida, Jacques Rancière and Jean Baudrillard. 4 742 mots de plus