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The Whole Earth
Fri, Aug 15, 2014 Panel with Avery F. Gordon, Lars Bang Larsen and Laurence A. Rickels
In the System: Cybernetics and Holism
Capitalism as second nature or LSD, acid rock and therapy madness? A systemic critique of a different kind, looking at California in the 1960s and 1970s. With sociologist Avery Gordon (4:20-27.00), art historian Lars Bang Larsen (27:00-48:00) and literary scholar Laurence Rickels (48:00-end)
Avery F. Gordon is professor of sociology at University of California/Santa Barbara and a guest researcher at Goldsmiths’ Centre for Research Architecture, London; Lars Bang Larsen is an art historian and curator, Laurence A. Rickels is a theorist and professor for art and theory at Karlsruhe’s Kunstakademie.