Kenny Wilson Blog Archive

Tag: paris

  • Guy Debord predicted our distracted society | John Harris

    “In societies where modern conditions of production prevail, all life presents as an immense accumulation of spectacles. Everything that was directly lived has moved away into a representation.” With echoes of the most rapier-like prose written by Marx and Engels (eg “The history of all hitherto existing society is the history of class struggles”), so…

  • Watch “The Society of the Spectacle” by Guy Debord

    This is the film made of Guy Debord’s book “The Society of the Spectacle” which is one of the main texts of the Situationist International.

  • 4 Days in Paris April 2016

    Paris in Springtime. According to the songs that is the time to go. Unfortunately, my trip was a bit early for that and it didn’t really look any different to Leicester apart from the buildings and river etc. I guess you should go there late rather than early April, or maybe even early May. Still,…