Detritus FAQ : Glossary :
A conception of modern society originated by Guy Debord in his book
Society of the Spectacle.
Debord and his colleagues in the Situationist International sought to fight
the Spectacle with techniques such as Detournement.
|"Capital accumulated until it becomes an image." [Debord]
|"A world in which all communication flowed in one direction,
from the powerful to the powerless." [Greil Marcus]
|"Everything that was directly lived has moved away into representation." [Debord]
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