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Theory Versus Practice (YouTube Video)

I made a YouTube video detailing the split between theory and practice that I experience in my day to day life as a writer and thinker, and reference philosophers that talk about the split, such as William James, the American pragmatist. 101 more words

Antonin Artaud and Guy Debord: Theatre and Spectacle


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 more words

Guy Debord

Mass Media Label Mongers?

From the book Society of the Spectacle, by Guy Debord. Debord critiques contemporary consumer culture and commodity fetishism.  One of the issues he deals with is mass media. 58 more words


Week 7: Day 1

Assignment 7: Dérive – drift
Due: W 7:D 2
What to Turn In: When you’ve completed your drift, you both write down what your “authentic” experience produced. 257 more words

Tattoo You?

Based on this article on BBC website and the research of Dr. Andrew Timming and various assumptions that can and are drawn from research regarding tattoos and employability. 850 more words


Hit Void

Stupefied & crazy
Lonely as a ghost
Condemned, handcuffed & blindfolded
They tied me to a post
They gave me one last cigarette
Put a target on my chest… 123 more words