03/12/04 Fnac Chiado 0€
Design and Crime (and other diatribes)
por Hal Foster
"What are the findings that Seabrook makes? Not surprisingly, they boil down to hypotheses about identity and class. "Once quality is deposed", he argues, identity is "the only shared standard of judgment." For Seabrook this identity must be "authentic," and it can only be made so in nobrow culture through a personal sampling of pop goods at the Megastore: "Without pop culture to build your identity around, what have you got?" "