LCM – On The Fetish Character of Music and the Regression of Listening – Reading for Lecture 5

LCM – On The Fetish Character of Music and the Regression of Listening – Reading for Lecture 5 LCM – On The Fetish Character of Music and the Regression of Listening – Reading for Lecture 5. Theodor Adorno’s Examination of the changing relationship to music within the Culture Industry and its consequences for listening and […]

LCM – The Culture Industry: Enlightenment as Mass Deception, – Adorno & Horkheimer

LCM – The Culture Industry: Enlightenment as Mass Deception, – Adorno & Horkheimer To long to set as a class reading I fear but an important essay on the way we have been consuming art and media for the last century. Adorno and Horkheimer’s The Culture Industry: Enlightenment as Mass Deception, from Dialectic of Enlightenment.

LCM -– The Work of Art in the Age of Mechanical Reproduction.

LCM -– The Work of Art in the Age of Mechanical Reproduction. LCM -– The Work of Art in the Age of Mechanical Reproduction. Walter Benjamin. An optional but important piece of writing about recordability and the aura of the original and the democratic potential o mechanical reproduction.