Bibliographic Details

The Situationist International : a user's guide / Simon Ford.

Author / Creator Ford, Simon, 1965-
Imprint London : Black Dog, c2005.
Description 175 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 25 cm.
Language English
Subject Internationale situationniste -- History.
Internationale situationniste.
Art, Modern -- 20th century.
Kunstenaarsgroepen.
Situationisme.
Avant-garde.
Art, Modern.
4.280.
4.
History.
Format E-Resource, Print, Book
URL for this record http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/5637458
ISBN 1904772056
Notes Includes bibliographical references (p. 169-171) and index.
Table of Contents:
  • Introduction
  • Chapter 1. The Pre-Situationist Years, 1931-1956
  • Guy Debord and the Lettriste Movement
  • Howlings in Favour of Sade and the founding of the Lettriste International
  • Potlatch, Psychogeography, Derive, and Detournement
  • Asger Jorn, Cobra, and The International Movement for an Imaginist Bauhaus
  • First World Congress of Free Artists (1956)
  • Chapter 2. Early Years of the Situationist International, 1957-1965
  • "Report on the Construction of Situations" and the Cosio d'Arroscia Conference (1957)
  • The Launch of Internationale situationniste
  • Jorn's Modifications and Disfigurations
  • Pinot-Gallizio's Industrial Painting
  • Constant's New Babylon
  • Debord's Films
  • The German and Scandinavian Sections
  • The Scission
  • The Second Situationist International
  • SI Post-Scission
  • Chapter 3. The Beginning of an Era, 1966-1968
  • The Society of the Spectacle and The Revolution of Everyday Life
  • May '68
  • Chapter 4. The Dissolution of the SI and its Aftermath, 1969 and beyond
  • The Veritable Split in the International
  • The Films of Guy Debord
  • History and Legacy
  • Chronology
  • Further Information
  • Index