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The Letterist International (LI) was a Paris-based collective of radical artists. Lettrism is a French avant-garde movement, established in Paris in the. Guy Debord’s landmark cinematic analysis of consumer society is based on his influential sociological book “La société du spectacle” (). Debord was a.

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Guy Debord

For Debord, the Spectacle is viewed as false representations in our real lives. Socialism portal Communism portal Politics portal.

I think the script was possibly composed by computer stringing together random abstract nouns. This was not the first time he attempted to end his life. The American Middle Classes.

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The book is considered a seminal text for the Situationist movement. Himself archive footage Adolf Hitler This integration of Debord’s world with mass media culture became a running motif climaxing with “The Society of the Spectacle”.

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Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. The new Gallimard edition of his Oeuvres gathers many LI texts, including some never before published.

Isou identified the amplic phase of political theory and economics as that of Adam Smith and free trade ; its chiselling phase was that of Karl Marx and socialism.


Debord recalled her fondly in many of his later films and writings, and she herself as Eliane Brau produced a book on the Situationists inLe situationnisme ou la nouvelle internationale. The thirteenth dwbor January—Marchas an example, was devoted to the East German revolt of June and the strikes which erupted amongst several sectors of French workers that summer.

In the confusion they lost the seal of the Letterist International. He said that he frequently would leave in the middle of a film screening to go home because films often bored him.

Bythe group had grown to around members and had developed new international links, primarily in the emergence of a sister organisation in Britain called Solidarity. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

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They developed parallel to, and were in dialogue with, the Johnson—Forest Tendencywhich developed as a body of ideas within American Trotskyist organisations.

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Cover of the first edition. The Society of the Spectacle French: Library of Congress authority ID. The spelling ‘Lettrist’ is also common in English, but ‘Letterist’ was the form the French group Internationale Lettriste themselves preferred, and used in their sticker: Views Read Edit View history.


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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Some precedents may be seen in CubistDada and Futurist both Italian and Russian painting and typographical works, such as Marinetti’s Zang Tumb Tuumor in poems such as Apollinaire’s Calligrammes but none of them were a full system like hypergraphy.

Views Read View history. Perhaps in order to end the suffering caused by these conditions, Debord committed suicide by shooting himself in the head or possibly heart on 30 November This then inaugurated a chiselling phase in the art.

The Society of the Spectacle. Narrator voice Rest of cast listed alphabetically: Editions Allia,— On 29 Januaryfifteen years after his death, Christine AlbanelMinister of Cultureclassified the archive of his works as a ” national treasure ” in response to a sale request by Yale University.