412R Day 7


Due today:
Due next time:
Berube and cultural criticism—what is new and avant-garde anymore?

Hassan (see previous lecture notes)

The Dead Father and Barthelme’s Complexity (see previous)

Linguistics and the Greimas’ Semiotic Square/Cube—or maybe just give a quick lecture about how we ended up getting rid of reality in favor of signifiers
Baudrillard and Lacan can help us understand both and either; and the simulation of The Real (forever lost to us, a “system of death” 632)

The Real (that which we have no access to wit

 

 

 

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Hassan (see previous)
Barthelme’s Complexity (see previous)
Linguistics and the Greimas’ Semiotic Square/Cube—or maybe just give a quick lecture about how we ended up getting rid of reality in favor of signifiers
Baudrillard and Lacan can help us understand both and either; and the simulation of The Real (forever lost to us, a “system of death” 632)