Slavoj Žižek and Ideology Glasses in ‘They Live’ from ‘The Perverts Guide to Ideology. The postmodern problem of seeing through ideology from a psychoanalytic perspective. Advertisements
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 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 – Some food for thought from David Byrne LCM – Some food for thought from David Byrne (Talking Heads) on the unintended consequences of streaming services.
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.
LCM – Plunderphonia – Music and Ideology 2, Reading for Lecture 3. Hey Guys, much shorter reading this week. The Plunderphonics manifesto by John Oswald. i it doesn’t show up straight away click the ‘p’.
LCM, Music and Ideology 2, The Death of the Author, Roland Barthes Optional extra reading for those really keen. Roland Barthes The Death of the Author. A great way to think of how subjectivity is an important part of determining the meaning of any work of art or anything for that matter.