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"The inclusion of the concept of 'alienation' in the (pseudo) radical
critiques of society is a clear indication of the extent to which
these critiques have internalized the mechanisms for the propagation
of power. '"
- The Neoist
"neither concerned with 'alienation' and 'fragmentation,' nor does she seek a metaphysical and hence..."
" and communication, becomes for you a source of slavery, conformity, alienation...."
- Albany Newsfront
"All in good fun, said Neal Keating, one of three local Art Strike dis-organ..."
- Artemisia for the Art Strike
"ZEPPO: The alienation of the worker in his product means not only that his labor becomes an object, an external existence, b..."
- Artemisia for Art Strike
""Art" is alienation. What has become necessary is a critique that embraces activity: the refusal of roles already prescribed..."
- Manifesto of Counter-Revolutionary Communism
"alienation. To be a "revolutionary" is to engage in a nostalgic ..."
- Concourse Action
"In particular, the ESP Concourse action was directly targeted at the walls of boredom both in and out of people's minds as ..."
"For art, the intervention of capital always signals a further degree of mediation. To say that art is commodi ed is to say ..."
"The tendency of high-tech, and the tendency of late capitalism, both impel the arts farther and farther into extreme forms ..."
"Nevertheless we are repelled by the extreme alienation of the arts, especially in "the media," in commercial publishing and..."
"Fully realizing that any art "manifesto" written today can only stink of the same bitter irony it seeks to oppose, we never..."
"The difference between a 19th century quilting bee, for example, and an Immediatist quilting bee, would lie in our awarenes..."
"The mail art of the 1970s and the 'zine scene of the 1980s were attempts to go beyond the mediation of art-as-commodity, an..."
- The Oblique Film of Experts
"For some, many Art Strikers in particular, Art is also part of a spectacular and indispensable decoration of estranged cultu..."
- Patronage / Careerism...
- Quitting Time
"Analysis of the Art Strike goes on and on. We cannot live in a world with an Art Strike without speaking about it. It behoov..."
- The Strike Within a Strike
"This problem of instrumental reason is the familiar target of critiques by a whole tradition of European writers from Nietzs..."
- Student Art Strike
"When art students are no longer nurtured by the sheltering womb of academia and are forced to confront the real, challenging..."