Posts Tagged ‘importance of the barricade’


Jaques Rancière – the Hatred of Democracy, talk

Published on Dec 5, 2013

The French philosopher and critical thinker Jaques Rancière in conversation with writer Mikkel Bolt on democracy.

Democracy has become the triumph of the commodity, of individualism. The decline of the  democratic ideologue.

Sociology was born from counter-revolutionary theory.

Demos is the power of those that are not counted, that are not entitled to govern.


The Art of Conversation
Friday 13th september 2013
The Black Diamond
The Royal Library

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