hyperreal

Thriving in a heavily mediated society

This study circle met in Brooklyn every other Wednesday starting April 18 2018 for a total of five sessions.

Rules:

a book chapter or video was announced to study before the meeting

a place to discuss was announced

Enroll:

install signal app

text your name to 917-512-1486 via signal

you’ll be added to the group

Also:

Free and open to all

Safe space for queers and PoCs

If you don’t study the assignment, please make space for those who do

  • Dude, You Broke the Future
  • Wednesday 4/18/2018, 7 to 9pm
  • at June Bar
  • Dude, You Broke the Future
  • video, 57 minutes
  • Simulacra and Simulation
    1. The Precession of Simulacra, page 3
    2. The Divine Irreference of Images, page 4
  • download PDF
  • Society of Spectacle
  • Wednesday 5/2/2018, 7 to 9pm at 375 Menahan Street
    1. Chapter 1: The Culmination of Separation
    2. Chapter 2: The Commodity as Spectacle
    3. Chapter 6: Spetacular Time
  • download PDF
  • The Work of Art in the Age of Mechanical Reproduction
  • Wednesday 5/16/2018, 7 to 9pm
  • at 375 Menahan Street
  • download PDF
  • Understanding Media
  • Wednesday 6/6/2018, 7 to 9pm
  • at June Bar
  • The Gadget Lover: Narcissus as Narcosis
  • Challenge and Collapse: The Nemesis of Creativity
  • download PDF
  • Immediatism, Hakim Bey
  • Wednesday 7/19/2018, 7 to 9pm
  • at Tradesman Bar
  • Immediatism chapter (page 12)
  • download PDF
  • Telekommunist Manifesto
  • The Manifesto of the Telekommunisten Network
  • download PDF
  • Simulacra and Simulation
    1. Hypermarket and Hypercommodity, page 52
    2. The Implosion of Meaning in the Media, page 55
    3. Simulacra and science fiction, page 81
  • download PDF
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