From Simulacra and Simulation, Jean Baudrillard Such is simulation, insofar as it is opposed to representation.  Representation stems from the principle of the equivalence of the sign and of the real (even if this equivalence is utopian, it is a fundamental axiom).  Simulation, on the contrary, stems from the utopia of the principle of equivalence,Continue reading “Sıralanabilir”

It is simply masked

From Jean Baudrillard, Simulacra and Simulation: To dissimulate is to pretend not to have what one has.  To simulate is to feign to have what one doesn’t have.  One implies a presence, the other an absence.  But it is more complicated than that because simulating is not pretending: “Whoever fakes an illness can simply stayContinue reading “It is simply masked”