Object Fetishism: ‘the society of the spectacle’

2019-08-12T09:49:11+00:00By |Lectures|

Social media; targeted marketing; consumer culture; ‘how to be happy in six steps’; continuous behavioural monitoring; and an obsession with optimization and productivity: all are part and parcel of a single logic that pervades modern day society, which Guy Debord coined under the term ‘the society of the spectacle’.