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Abstraction and poetry, Franco Berardi Bifo

Label
Abstraction and poetry
Title
Abstraction and poetry
Statement of responsibility
Franco Berardi Bifo
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"This text is about the current European crisis, considered mainly in its cultural implications, in the light of the all-encompassing process of abstraction. The process of abstraction has been the main trend of the twentieth century. Art, and particularly poetry, have been a space for experimentation, for the emancipation of the sign from the referent. The economic field has also been marked by the process of abstraction, which culminates in the financialization of capitalism. Abstraction also means the automation of decision, submission of daily life and cognitive activity to the abstract dynamics of money. The social movement of the last years, particularly media-activism and the international movement of Occupy, are the signs of a comeback of the body. This is why poetry and art are involved in the social uprising"--[page 1]
Member of
Cataloging source
KSU
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN6110.P728
LC item number
B47 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
James K. Binder lectureship in literature
Series volume
number nine
Label
Abstraction and poetry, Franco Berardi Bifo
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
12 pages
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)929487741
Label
Abstraction and poetry, Franco Berardi Bifo
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
12 pages
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)929487741

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