Posts Tagged: critique

Pierre Bourdieu – Distinction: Social Critique of the Judgement of Taste

Pierre Bourdieu, Distinction: Social Critique of the Judgement of Taste, Harvard UP, 1984. My impression of Bourdieu’s Distinction is that his radical social theory of class differentiation does not leave any room for subjective position, focusing on the deepest objectification of

Pierre Bourdieu – Distinction: Social Critique of the Judgement of Taste

Pierre Bourdieu, Distinction: Social Critique of the Judgement of Taste, Harvard UP, 1984. My impression of Bourdieu’s Distinction is that his radical social theory of class differentiation does not leave any room for subjective position, focusing on the deepest objectification of

Guy Debord – The Society of the Spectacle

Guy Debord’s The Society of the Spectacle It is not so usual to meet an author who engages himself in a single theme explaining everything about it even by focusing on its negative aspects. Among others, there is Nietzsche who

Guy Debord – The Society of the Spectacle

Guy Debord’s The Society of the Spectacle It is not so usual to meet an author who engages himself in a single theme explaining everything about it even by focusing on its negative aspects. Among others, there is Nietzsche who

Jeff Wall

Jeff Wall, Jeff Wall: Selected Essays and Interviews, NY: The Museum of Modern Art, 2007.   Jeff Wall and His (Critique of Contemporary) Photography as Art The fact that an artist is discussing with other art critics about his own

Jeff Wall

Jeff Wall, Jeff Wall: Selected Essays and Interviews, NY: The Museum of Modern Art, 2007.   Jeff Wall and His (Critique of Contemporary) Photography as Art The fact that an artist is discussing with other art critics about his own