From: Marcos Ortega (email suppressed)
Date: Fri Mar 20 2009 - 01:07:41 PDT
On the Lettrist texts there are some works publsihed in english, but I
would refer you first to the 'Lettriste pages':
and to the Debord/Wolman discurssion 'Why Lettrism'
Quoting Jonathan Walley <email suppressed>:
> Hello all,
> Over a year ago, there was a thread on Frameworks called "Conceptual
> Movies," about works identified as "films" that existed only as sets of
> instructions, declarations, or ideas. That is, "films" that were
> unrealized or, more to the point, never meant to be realized (i.e. in
> the film medium). Several frameworkers mentioned the Lettrists, and
> referenced some texts in French. Can anyone recommend good readings on
> these works, in English?
> Along similar lines, can anyone recommend good readings on related work
> by Peter Weibel?
> Thanks in advance,
> Jonathan Walley
> Assistant Professor
> Department of Cinema
> Denison University
> Granville, Ohio
> email suppressed
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