. . Is The First Book In A New Anti Voyages Series Which Aims To Subvert The Clich S Of Travel And Travel Writing In A World Glutted With books Extolling Foreign Lands And Intrepid Travelers, Against Venice Stands Alone Noted Intellectual Regis Debray Evokes A Vivid Picture For Us In Hyperbolic, Toungue In Cheek Prose, Of A Cultural Amusement Park, A Kind Of Euro Disney For Snobs In This Ostentatious Sanctuary Of The Beautiful, The Artificial, And The Picturesque, The Tired Senior Exec Trailer ↠´ Against Venice PDF by è Régis Debray Or Stockbroker Feels Rejuvenated, Transfigured By The Glow Of Art The Tourist, Caught Up In The Festive Unreality Of The City S Ongoing Fancy Dress Ball, Feels Free On The Very Spot Where The Native Inhabitant Feels Imprisoned Venice Only Plays The City And We Play At Discovering It And, As The Introduction Points Out, It Is Not Finally Venice Itself, But Rather This Repertoire Of Poses, Temptations, Daydreams, And Alibis It So Easily Encourages That Is Debray S Real Target Kill This Inner Venice, He Urges, Or It Will Surely Kill You . ↠´ Against Venice ↠´ . . . .
About The Author
Intellectual, journalist, government official and professor He is known for his theorization of mediology, a critical theory of the long term transmission of cultural meaning in human society and for having fought in 1967 with Marxist revolutionary Che Guevara in Bolivia.