The Demon of Distraction

Irina Dumitrescu and Caleb Smith When we first heard talk of a quarantine, we thought about open spaces closing down:…

Abolir

To Abolish unsigned, written by Guy Debord, issue #11, June 1987 of Encyclopedia of Nuisances To abolish, which in its…

The Masochism of Civilization

Marcel Stoetzler Originally presented at a commemorative event for Robert Fine, Warwick, Nov. 16, 2018 Civilization Human civilization is about…

Notice

Internationale Situationniste #12 (September 1969) Translated by Reuben Keehan The fanatical hostility that the SI has always provoked in certain…

The Horror of Familiarity

By Paolo Virno (2002) To make some kind of sense of the indescribable confusion derived from the notion of “roots”,…