The future is a pathology

To live is always through
the death of someone else.
— Antonin Artaud

Finally got around to seeing Moon.

Spectacular.

I could take this only one film to introduce Marx (consumption, sacrifice, production); Lacan (fragmentation, semblance, identification); and Lévinas (visage, love, transcendence) as a basis to an undergrad course I would teach on the metaphysics of economy … this movie provides all the materials to launch it.


The corpus and its double double … capitalism and the currency of embodiment … the psyche itself as planned obsolescence … I made five pages of notes immediately after viewing ….

/starts writing essay …

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