Pil and Galia Kollectiv

The Plague and Its Segmentations (2016)

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In his seminal text on social control, Discipline and Punish, Foucault describes the security procedures put in place for the containment of the plague in 17th century France. The Plague and Its Segmentations uses this scenario as a starting point for a fictional future account of a Ballardian collapse of time and space in the suburban setting of the commuter town.


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