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Convolute A: Memory, art, holocaust

I could hear them howling from afar
I saw them rushing to your car
In a moment all went screaming wild
Until the darkness killed the light… 518 more words

Jabulani Leffall: Post Historic Midnight (Or the unexpected virtue of apathetic forgetfulness)

 It’s easy to misunderstand and abuse the role of culture..

- Francis Fukuyama

The history of twentieth-century African American consumerism illustrates the deeper meaning of the maxim ‘Be careful what you ask for, because you just might get it. 1,487 more words

Jabulani Leffall

The Spectacle Par Excellence. Mayweather/Pacquiao Part 1

‘In societies dominated by modern conditions of production, life is presented as an immense accumulation of spectacles. Everything that was directly lived has receded into a representation.’ 1,161 more words

Notes on Society of the Spectacle: Chapter 4

Notes from chapters 1-3 can be found here.

Chapter 4 The Proletariat as Subject and as Representation

A lot of Marx and Marxist history and theory in this chapter. 3,768 more words


Notes on "[Notes] Guy Debord: Society of the Spectacle"

From the blog Avoiding the Void

From a panel debate on The Society of the Spectacle:
“Man in audience: -When I listen to you it’s like a Bible reading. 157 more words

Social Morphology in Relation to Physchogeography and Derive

Social Morpholagy

Social morphology With the concept of social morphology Durkheim classified the ‘substratum’ of society according to how human populations are distributed and organized across space. 208 more words