Essays Tagged: "Guy Debord"

The Situationist International.

ist theory. Though small, group membership included artists from numerous different countries, with Guy Debord emerging as the dominant member. They were active mostly in France, but had meetings held ...

(3 pages) 32 1 3.0 Oct/2005

Subjects: Art Essays

An Analysis of, "In Reification and Utopia in Mass Culture" by Frederick Jameson

t- and resistance in general- honestly acknowledge a totalizing or nearly totalizing condition like Guy Debord’s spectacle or Lewis Mumford’s megamachine, or does it merely reveal its propon ...

(6 pages) 20 0 0.0 Apr/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

"Culture jamming to be or not to be" Based on A Review of Kalle Lasn's Culture Jam By Odiley Festus 065335

ust have a common understanding the popular culture is deliberately constructed and commodified. In Guy Debord's book he rightly calls this the spectacle. By this I mean Globalization's long arms have ... pectacle operates in modernity.Nevertheless, I will begin by identifying the spectacle according to Guy Debord'sSociety of the Spectacle;"The spectacle, grasped in its totality, is both the result and ...

(7 pages) 40 0 5.0 Mar/2009

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies

Situationist International

a commodification of appearances in order to conceal the dominant interests in society, in his book Guy Debord concludes that, "In societies dominated by modern conditions of production, life is prese ... age of time, even with the revolution that the Situationists tried to being about.Work CitedDebord, Guy, The Society of the Spectacle, 1967.

(6 pages) 5 0 0.0 Oct/2010

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management