• June 19, 2019

GI DEBOR (Guy Debord, ): Alkohol, maloletnice, Marks i Dada. To nikako spektakla, izrodila kombinaciju te dve forme: integrisani spektakl. Guy Louis Debord was a French Marxist theorist, philosopher, filmmaker, member of the Letterist International, founder of a Letterist faction, and founding. The Society of the Spectacle is a work of philosophy and Marxist critical theory by Guy Debord, in which the author develops and presents the concept of .

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The arts of all civilizations and all epochs can be known and accepted together for the first time. There is a very aphoristic, almost Nietzschea Even for a theoretical text written by an ddrustvo leftist, in the late sixties, in Paris, this is a convoluted read. Bellevue-la-MontagneHaute-LoireFrance. Cover of the first edition. Granted, I won’t even deny that this review is biased. In the Situationist view, situations are actively created moments characterized by “a sense of self-consciousness of existence within a particular environment or ambience”.

I think that the spectacle is spekhakla growing in its reification of social life, if perhaps a tad more interactive in the age of the web–or at least I hope that’s the case. It is always hungry. I do not own a TV, but this stuff isn’t on TV anyhow.

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En fin, una lectura muy estimulante. It’s wise to realize that it’s a show In the culinary world, who can deny the fantastic creations made possible through global availability of ingredients?

Not only is the relation to the commodity visible but it is all one sees: I have re-read much of this book multiple times. Organizations and groups Adbusters Crass CrimethInc. In other words, the spectacle is capital accumulated to the point that it drudtvo spectacular images.

Guy Debord

The film has no images represented; instead, it shows bright white when there is speaking and black when there is not. It’s quite short at only or so pages but it ain’t snappy – Debord manages to excoriate ideology, alienation, much of the Old Left, almost all of the New Left and provide us with a circuitous and at times dense analysis of the emerging consumer society of the late 20th century. Conversely, I think he has trouble with what to do about existing within it.

It is all the sold labor of a society which globally becomes the total commodity for which the cycle must be continued.

The Society of the Spectacle by Guy Debord

The spectacle, though quintessentially dogmatic, can yet produce no solid dogma. But then art is implicated, or at least popular really corporate art such as televised and Hollywood narratives.


Sprawling isolation urbanism was then a more effective way in controlling the population. It’s people thinking hard work alone will lead them anywhere they want because they’ve been told by people who haven’t necessarily worked harder than them in order to become successful and who are spektaila self-conscious about protecting the social order they prosper in. The spectacle is a concept that’s very swanky to talk about in dinner parties like George Orwell’sbut it is often simplified and, ironically enough, objectified by its debaters.

The spectacle’s message is: Do not follow my example. Alienation, Guy Ernest Debord was a French Marxist theorist, writer, filmmaker, hypergraphist and founding member of the groups Lettrist International and Situationist International.

Debord also draws an ddrustvo between the role of mass media marketing in the present and the role of religions in the past. His critique of the Soviet Union, of Lenin and Stalin, and of their many imitators and followers, is generally right on, and vindicated by events since the writing of the book.

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