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A d233tournement french detuʁnəmɑ meaning rerouting hijacking in french is a technique developed in the 1950s by the letterist international and later adapted by the situationist international si that was defined in the sis inaugural 1958 journal as the integration of present or past artistic productions into a superior construction of a milieu.
Introduction the concept of the spectacle is most closely associated with the work of french marxist guy debord who in 1967 characterized postwar consumer capitalism as the society of the spectacle.
Film and consumerism there was a time when everything was so simple uniform certain and solid when people continue living the same way for many generations but as marshall berman once said all that is solid melts into the air.
1 introduction people who see life as anything more than pure entertainment are missing the point george carlin the purpose of this research is to consider the spatial time in which a dark attraction one related to dark historical events associated with death and suffering can progressively become an entertainment attraction.
1968 1968 in europe online teaching and research guide this website provides a range of written and audiovisual resources as well as articles bibliographies chronologies and links related to the experience of the sixties in europe it accompanies 1968 in europe a history of protest and activism 195677 a book edited by martin klimke and joachim scharloth.
A brave new world by aldous huxley depicts an ordered society where humanity is tamed and controlled through the use of excessive pleasure this pleasure comes in the form of unlimited sex a designer drug named soma and a caste system that designs people specifically for their social roles eliminating unhappiness in the work force.