Request PDF on ResearchGate | On Apr 1, , Rajko Mursic and others published Interrogation Machine: Laibach and NSK. There has been a common attitude amongst critics that it would be too easy, and unjust, to understand Laibach and NSK simply as a more ‘advanced’ version of. Dr. Alexei Monroe’s book “Interrogation Machine – Laibach and NSK”, with particular focus on the performances and productions of Laibach.
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Page 1 of 1 Nk over Page 1 of 1. In Interrogation MachineAlexei Monroe offers a critical appraisal of the entire NSK phenomenon, from its elaborate organizational structure and its internal logics to its controversial public actions.
By using our website you agree to our use of nek. Alenka Zupancic, a Slovenian psychoanalytic theorist and philosopher, teaches at the European Graduate School and is a researcher at the Institute of Philosophy at the Slovenian Academy of Sciences and the Arts.
It’s a question that’s long plagued the NSK art collective.
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Review Are you a totalitarian or do you just play one on TV? It was nice someone made coverage of laibach and NSK – but it didn’t seem to include actually researching the content – just discussing initial impressions in Postmodern manner. Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources.
It’s even becoming more practical as the interconnections between people expands across the internet. The result is a fascinating portrait not only of NSK but of laibac complex political and cultural context within which it operates. Home Contact Us Help Free delivery worldwide. It’s truly interesting to reflect on how power structures actually benefit from people not believing in them rather than believing.
If you don’t like either the music or philosophy then I am really surprised you’re reading this review. Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. Most Laibach art is intended to have multiple interpretations, leaving the audience to either figure it out or be faced with other audience members right in front of them laibafh the opposite reaction.
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Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers. If you naturally read philosophy and like Laibach, go for it. Again, none of this appears in the book painting might have been noted, I don’t think so though. It’s brilliantly answered by critic Alexei Monroe in Interrogation Machine, the first substantial English work on the collective This is a philosophy book and not a music review.
Amazon Restaurants Food delivery from local restaurants. Interrogation Machine offers what is to date the most historically detailed, factually accurate, and theoretically insightful account of what is arguably the most significant artistic phenomenon in Eastern Europe since the Soviet avant-garde. Visit our Beautiful Books page and find lovely books for kids, photography lovers and more.
His investigation of the relationships between conceptual content, stylistic method, and ideological subtext demonstrates the relevance of NSK in general and Laibach in particular to current debates about culture, power, war, politics, globalization, the marketplace, and life itself. Between Globalization and Fragmentation.
Write interrogatjon customer review. Somewhat surprisingly, the author admits as much in the Preface. He has published many articles on contemporary music, culture, and politics and is the author of the Plural Machine blog. Here’s some comments in a fairly random order: Ships from and sold by Amazon.
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She is the author of The Shortest Shadow: The references in the recording sleeve for “Nova Akropola” are almost lifted entirely from the last page of “The Occult and the Third Reich” by Jean-Michel Angebert, and interrotation cover is a manipulation of Anselm Keiffer painting of The Reichstag. NSK is considered by many to be the last true avant-garde of the twentieth century and the most consistently challenging artistic force in Eastern Europe today.
The result is a fascinating portrait not only of NSK but of the complex political and cultural context within which it operates. It’s much more of a situation like in the movie The Matrix where as long as people know they have a choice at some level, they are willing to go along. His investigation of the relationships between conceptual content, stylistic method, and ideological subtext demonstrates the relevance of NSK in general and Laibach in particular to current debates about culture, power, war, politics, globalization, the marketplace, and life itself.
Within the NSK organization are a number of divisions, the best-known of which is Laibach, an alternative music group known for its blending of popular culture with subversive politics, high art with underground provocation—reflecting the political and cultural chaos of its time.
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Ships from and sold by indoobestsellers. The use of theory reflects NSK’s own theoretical interrogatino it is also a valuable way to read the issues raised by the work.
The Soviet Plunder of Europe’s Art Treasures This book is for intelligent troublemakers everywhere and a must for interrogatiin who would learn how to challenge any state hegemony through art. Amazon Music Stream millions of songs. The acronym refers to Neue Slowenische Kunst, a Slovene collective that emerged in the wake of Tito’s death and was shaped by the breakup of Yugoslavia. Interface Fantasy Andre Nusselder.
Anyone who has worked in a large corporation will get this because there is nothing that stops business productivity more than literally following a company’s procedures to the letter. He is the author of interrogatkon than thirty books, including Looking Awry: However, in the Slovenian context, it’s more than that.