Sur le passage de quelques personnes à travers une assez courte unité de temps

Guy Debord. 1959. France. vo French. 19’

v French

Voice 1: “They said that oblivion was their ruling passion. They wanted to reinvent everything each day; to become the masters of their own lives. Just as we do not judge an individual by what he thinks about himself, we cannot judge such a period of transformation by its own consciousness. On the contrary, this consciousness must be understood as reflecting the contradictions of material life, the conflict between social conditions and the forces of social production.”