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When everything is aesthetic, nothing is beautiful or ugly any more, and art itself disappears. Topics Philosophy books Nicholas Lezard’s choice.

Essays on Cross-Cultural Perspectives. Explaining how sexual liberation confused the categories of man and woman, artistic innovation conjured a ‘transaesthetic realm of indifference’, and political revolution perpetuated a diorama world of political forms, Baudrillard uncovers a culture of empty rights that forces us to come to terms with a dramatic new perspective on Evil and conduct a fundamental reassessment of otherness.

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At home, surrounded by information, by screens, I am no longer anywhere, but rather everywhere in the world at once, in the midst of a universal banality – a banality that is the same jexn every country.

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And you suspect the subsequent mass public mawkishness regarding his death cf Jade Goody would have been observed by him with a rueful shrug and the words, “I told you so”. Today it is the only way we have of feeling that we are somewhere.

The Anglo-Saxon reader, unhampered by the strict necessity to read and try to make sense of everything he says even when you feel as if you’re going to get a nosebleed in the attempt “Machines work more quickly because they are unlinked to any otherness” – quoi?