LCM – Philip Mirowski and the thirteen commandments of Neoliberalism Not a set reading but a helpful break down from philosopher of economics Philip Mirowski in understanding our contemporary political situation. The Seminar this week and next will be covering the lectures this semester and a essay question clinic Advertisements
LCM – Judith Butler and Cats A fun exploration of the ideas of Judith Butler on gender with Cats
LCM – Music and Ideology 2 – Foucault and Boulez Reading for Lecture 7 While this is not about feminism or in the strict sense ‘Historical Ideologies’ Foucault is key thinker in the the foundation of both fields and s the reading for the next seminar is his 1985 article from Perspectives of New Music written […]
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.
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.