Jean Baudrillard

COVID-19 and Our Purgatory of Consumerism

COVID-19 and Our Purgatory of Consumerism

Our pandemic quarantine has become the sublime enactment of Baudrillard's theory of consumption – that modern consumption, with its myth of individual liberty and choice, is in fact 'de-socialising'.

The German Issue: Still Straddling the Berlin Wall

Collection Obsession: William Davies King’s “Collections of Nothing”

Radical Alterity by Jean Baudrillard

The Death of Jean Baudrillard Did Not Take Place

Passwords by Jean Baudrillard

The Singular Objects of Architecture by Jean Baudrillard and Jean Nouvel


The Optimist Died Inside of Me: Death Cab for Cutie’s ‘Narrow Stairs’

Silent Film’s Raymond Griffith Pulled Tricksters Out of a Top Hats

The 10 Most Memorable Non-Smash Hit Singles of 1984

30 Years of Slowdive’s ‘Souvlaki’